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The grand foyer features a custom mural at the west wall above the entry doors. The original – designed by Rambusch Studios – was either removed or never installed. The Classical-style pastoral scene was re-created by New York City-based muralist Mason Nye from a 1930 black-and-white Rambusch advertisement.

NYC’s Beacon Theatre is Restored by Beyer Blinder Belle

Beyer Blinder Belle led the restoration of the Beacon Theatre, a NYC gem designed by Rapp & Rapp. Project: Interior Restoration, Beacon...

Lerner Theatre, Elkhart, IN

Architects Design a Traditional Addition for a Historic Theater

PROJECT Lerner Theatre, Elkhart, IN EXECUTIVE ARCHITECT Cripe Design, Elkhart, IN: Daniel L. Cripe, principal; J.J. Osterloo, interiors...

The Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts, designed by Washington, D.C.-based David M. Schwarz Architects, defines the mixed-use City Center development of Carmel, IN. The south façade, the main entrance, faces the village green. All photos: Steve Hall, Hedrich Blessing Photographers

Classical Inspiration

The construction of the Palladium in Carmel, IN that was to play muse to the town with classical concerts, theatrical productions and dance...

OPN Architects and Martinez + Johnson Architecture worked together to bring the historic Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids, IA, back to its original grandeur while also upgrading the performance areas and adding contemporary conveniences. All photos: Wayne Johnson, Main Street Studio

After the Flood: Restoring the Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids, IA

When a disastrous flood hit Cedar Rapids, IA, in 2008, it left the downtown area, including the historic Paramount Theatre, under water.

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