10 Years ago
All the world’s a stage
These three men take advantage of a break in the weather to enjoy the view from the Garrick Theatre.
The three men are part of a team of carpenters and labourers restoring the 1945 cinema and performance space in Bonavista.
“There’s lots of work done, and there’s lots of work left to be done,” says Melissa Boyce, general manager of the Bonavista Historic
From left to right, Ross Way, Pius Hickey and Donald Stead at the Garrick Theatre 10 years ago.Townscape Foundation.Most of the mechanical work, such as installing heating, plumbing, air-conditioning and sprinklers is complete.The basement floor and partition walls have been poured.“We’re eager to see the electrician on site,” says Boyce.The work is “purring along,” and the society still hopes to raise the curtain on the restored theatre in the spring.