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Capital Rep on track to be in their new home by July 2020

October 03, 2019 02:02 PM

ALBANY - "The Rep" is getting a new home.

Capital Repertory Theatre in Albany gave an update on the renovation project Thursday for what will be their new building.

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It's moving into the former National Biscuit Company building on 251 North Pearl Street.

Construction is already underway.

It is a $13.5 million project.

They are trying to raise $650,000 in funding.

The new theater will feature a 300-seat mainstage with improved sightlines and traffic flow.

The anticipated opening of the venue is July 2020 - with a production of the musical "Sister Act."

Hear Board President Harold Iselin talk about the significance of the building, by watching the video of the story.

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