The Muny announced today updates regarding its multi-million-dollar stage renovation. After several weeks, demolition of the existing stage area is now complete; all that remains are the scenery booms, which will be upgraded for the theatre’s second century.
Phase 1 of this two-year project includes: rebuilding the stage, orchestra pit, light bridge and stage towers which will be completed for the 2019 season. Phase 2, the the reforesting of the stage and the addition of decorative shells, will be complete prior to the 2020 season.
With Tarlton Corporation as the construction manager, and crews working double shifts, construction remains on schedule.
“We’re off to a great start,” said Muny Director of Operations Sean Smith. “This is an ambitious project, but we’ve been working with the team at Tarlton to make sure that we stay on track and are ready for the 2019 season. We can’t wait to see everyone then!”
.For more information, visit munysecondcentury.org or call (314) 361-1900.
The Muny’s mission is to enrich lives by producing exceptional musical theatre, accessible to all, while continuing its remarkable tradition in Forest Park. As the nation’s largest outdoor musical theatre, we produce seven world-class musicals each year and welcome over 400,000 theatregoers over our nine-week season.
Celebrating 101 seasons in St. Louis, The Muny remains one of the premier institutions in musical theatre.
For more information about The Muny, visit muny.org