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Whither the Empress Theatre

empress.jpgOnce again the community is struggling to secure a future for the grand dame theatre on Sherbrooke Street in NDG. But the building is not in a good state and the city says the time has come to take back the lease on it.

Mayor Applebaum says he's open to "new proposals" while a member of the board of the Empress Cultural Centre says the borough is "changing the goalposts."

The Epress theatre in its Cinema V incarnation (Photo: courtesy the Empress Cultural Centre)  

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