Martinez+Johnson, Architectural Firm [Profile]

The Byrd Theatre Foundation is proud to partner with the architectural team at Martinez+Johnson for the restoration of the historic Byrd Theatre. The project team is headed by Tom Johnson, who is based in the firm’s Washington DC office. Martinez+Johnson is the nation’s premiere firm currently working in theater restoration, tackling some of the most…

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Yelp loves the Byrd

Everyone’s invited to Yelp’s Speakeasy Soirée: A celebration of the best local businesses in town and fundraiser for The Byrd Theatre Foundation. The best part about this shindig? It’s free to enter, but they’ll be taking donations for the Byrd Theatre Foundation toward projects like the upcoming restoration. Local Faire  •  Live Music  •  Burlesque Entertainment It’s gonna…

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Strategic Plan

BACKGROUND In August of 2014, the Byrd Theatre Foundation Board of Directors began a quest to redefine the future of the Byrd Theatre. A Strategic Planning subcommittee was drafted. Floricane, a Richmond leader in organizational strategy, was engaged to facilitate the planning process. Community input among donors, patrons and leaders was sought out across varied overlapping industries and verticals. In late May, the…

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New 4K Projector

UPDATE: Now screening. A quiet installation was completed of the DP4K-32B this past weekend, and we’ve successfully been screening digitally for the last several days. The picture is crystal clear with more twice the previous brightness. Join us for our FIRST 4K screening this Friday, when we open Disney’s Tomorrowland at 7:15p. What’s 4K? Simply put, the…

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