William Weathersby, Jr.

Weathersby, Jr.
The Polka Dot Playhouse in Bridgeport, CT
A Local Bank Is Converted Into a Community Theatre An urban renewal plan for the town of Bridgeport, CT, banked on a new community playhouse to help revive
Nanaimo Port Theatre
The new Port Theatre anchors the harborfront redevelopment of Nanaimo, a city of 80,000 on the eastern edge of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Designed
Seafaring Magic
I had a maritime moment with Mickey Mouse. Before boarding the new Disney Magic cruise ship, my fellow passengers and I were welcomed by the mighty mouse
Bushnell Theatre Expands in Hartford
The Bushnell Theatre in Hartford, CT, has unveiled plans for a new second stage. The 950-seat venue will be built adjacent to the existing Bushnell Memorial
Berkeley Rep Enters Next Stage
The Berkeley Repertory Theatre in Northern California is joining the ranks of regional venues with plans to build a second stage. In October, the theatre
Carnegie Hall's Third Stage
New York's renowned Carnegie Hall is reclaiming a part of its history by reviving an underground space originally designed as a recital venue. The new
Higher Learning
Since their construction in 1929, the Romanesque Revival towers of Royce Hall have become an icon representing the University of California, Los Angeles.
California Arts Center Announces Expansion
The Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, CA, has confirmed plans to construct the first of two new concert halls as the initial phase of
McCarter Plans Second Stage
Princeton University and the McCarter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts have joined forces to construct a second stage at the Tony-winning venue
IALD Awards honor leading lights
The New York-based lighting design firm Fisher Marantz Renfro Stone (FMRS) was the headliner of the 15th annual IALD Lighting Design Awards, presented
Back to the office
New York-based architectural lighting design firm H.M. Brandston & Partners recently had the chance to revisit a project it designed three decades ago,
A new look afoot: RH Productions launches a prototype store for Foot Locker
For years, the 2,100 Foot Locker retail stores in locations across the country have helped support a consistent image: a customer-oriented chain where
Deep-sea adventure
In the competitive casino industry, owners frequently pull out all the design stops to stay one step ahead of the competition, and it's a well-conceived
Toy story
A nyone who has cruised past the Egyptian pyramid, battling pirate ships, fantasy New York skyline, and erupting volcano along the Las Vegas Strip can
What's in store
In the world of retail store design, good lighting continues to play a key role in attracting customers, creating a polished image, and properly showcasing

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