New theater opening in old neighborhood

New theater opening in old neighborhood


COMING SOON. NOW TO A NEIGHBORHOOD NEAR YOU. A NEW THEATER VENUE. THIS IS A PLACE WHERE YOU CAN TAKE IN A MOVIE, ENJOY A MEAL AND PERHAPS EVEN ENGAGE INCUE WITH THE MAKER OF THE FILM. BUT OTHER EL BILL SHOWS US TONIGHT INSTEAD OF GOING UP IN THE BURBS IN THE SUBURBS WE ALL KNOW THAT THIS NEW MOVIE HOUSE IS GOING UP IN A PLACE THAT MIGHT SURPRISE YOU KNOW NEAR EAST SIDE NEIGHBORHOOD AND NEEDED SOME. TLC IS GETTING ITS FIRST NEW BUILDING IN YEARS ONE BILLED AS A FIRST OF ITS KIND DESTINATION FOR THE CITY. IT’S SCARY. THIS IS THE BIGGEST THING WE’VE EVER DONE. TOM BATISTA WHO BROUGHT BLUEBEARD TO FOUNTAIN SQUARE IS NOW HELPING BRING CANCAN CINEMA AND BRASSERIE TO WINDSOR PARK. BORED OF HIS TIME ON THE ROAD, THE STAGE MANAGER FOR JIMMY BUFFETT. WE ALWAYS STAY IN THE INNER CITY, HAVE THESE LITTLE INDEPENDENT ART MOVIE HOUSES THAT WE GO TO IN EVERY CITY EXCEPT WE GET TO INDIANAPOLIS AND YOU HAVE TO GO UP TO A MALL TO GO TO AN ART MOVIE. SO IT’S BEEN A DREAM OF MINE FOR A LONG TIME. SO THIS IS THE MAIN ENTRANCE. EVERYONE WILL COME IN THIS WAY. LOUISE HENDERSON WHO HEADS THE NONPROFIT THAT WILL RUN THE VENUE GAVE US A TOUR. THERE ARE THREE THEATERS. SO THIS IS THEATER ONE. IT SEATS 45 PEOPLE. THE BIGGEST SEATS 145 EACH WILL FEATURE A VARIETY OF INDEPENDENT FILMS. SO WE WON’T BE SHOWING THE LATEST SPIDER-MAN FILM BUT WE WILL BE SHOWING SOME OF THE FILMS THAT WILL BE NOMINATED FOR THE OSCARS OR FILMS THAT ARE BIG AT SUNDANCE IN TRIBECA. SHE SAYS THE THEATERS CAN ALSO BE USED FOR SPEAKERS AND COMMUNITY MEETINGS. THIS IS HER KITCHEN. YOU’LL NOTICE NO FREEZERS ALL FRESH FOOD. ONLY COOLER RIGHT OFF THE KITCHEN. CHEF ABBY MERRIS FROM BLUEBEARD WILL RUN THE RESTAURANT AND AFTER AREA THAT WILL SEE 30 PEOPLE. WHILE THERE WAS STILL A LOT OF WORK GOING ON AROUND US, THE GOAL IS TO OPEN BY MID-MARCH AGAIN, HENDERSON SAYS NEIGHBORHOOD BY OFFERING FREE MEMBERSHIPS NEIGHBORHOOD ONLY SCREENINGS AND GET TOGETHERS AND ALSO PARTNERING WITH NEARBY ARSENAL TECH HIGH SCHOOL ON FILMMAKING CLASSES. BACK TO YOU GUYS. WOW. LOVE ALL THAT. THANKS, MARY. SO YOU MIGHT BE ASKING WHY THIS AREA, WHY WINDSOR PARK? WELL, BATTISTA SAYS HE LOVES OLD NEIGHBORHOODS. IT’S CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN AND THE RESIDENTS THERE HE SAYS HAVE BEEN VERY SUPPORTIVE. RIGHT. HE ALSO HELPED GET THINGS STARTED ALONG

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