Monday, June 18, 2012

Manatee Players: $250K for new theater in Bradenton OK'd by TDC


It's a done deal.

Almost.

The Tourist Development Council just authorized up to $250,000 in matching money to help the Manatee Players complete its unfinished downtown Bradenton theater.

The money would come from extra bed-tax earnings due to a highly successful winter tourist season.

The council's recommendation now goes to the Manatee County Commission for final approval.

The Players plan to open the Manatee Performing Arts Center next March in time for a production of "Miss Saigon."

Read more here: http://www.bradenton.com/2012/06/18/4082257/tourism-board-approves-up-to-250000.html#storylink=cpy

Read more.

Read more here: http://www.bradenton.com/2012/06/18/4082257/tourism-board-approves-up-to-250000.html#storylink=cpy

UPDATED 6/6: $250K grant for Manatee Players new theater in Bradenton could be coming from tourist dollars 

Manatee Performing Arts Center should be huge boon for downtown Bradenton

—Photo of the Manatee Performing Arts Center by PAUL VIDELA/Bradenton Herald.

1 comment:

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