The Augusta Historic Theatre, an Art Deco movie palace built in 1935 and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999, needs your help in repairing its ornate and iconic neon marquee, which suffered extensive damage in a severe storm. The theater — an architectural treasure of our region and the centerpiece of Augusta's historic Red Brick District — was built by the Bisagno family, who operated it for 50 years before selling it to the Augusta Arts Council, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that continues to operate it as a first-run and revival theater.
Augusta Historic Theatre Neon Marquee Comments
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