Fate of Fairfield theater up in the air

It's curtains up for a Fairfield theater and now, leaders say they want to clear up the mystery surrounding a recent unscheduled closing.The Fairfield Community

FAIRFIELD - It's curtains up for a Fairfield theater and now, leaders say they want to clear up the mystery surrounding a recent unscheduled closing.

The Fairfield Community Theatre on the Post Road closed a few weeks ago, and many people have been wondering if that means it's closing for good.

First Selectman Michael Tetreau says the investor who runs the theater is out of funds to keep it open. "I think we need some new people to step up and help move it forward and help keep it alive for another 10, 20, 30 years."

Town leaders are encouraging all interested investors to contact them.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Woman accused in murder plot pleads not 1 VIDEO: Woman accused in murder plot pleads not guilty
Police say an argument over a dirt bike 2 Police: Argument ends with at least 3 people being shot
Neighborhood Brief for March 26 3 Neighborhood Brief for March 26
A new proposal is asking the federal government 4 Officials seek funding to protect Long Island Sound
Police say Evelyn Agyei lost control of her 5 Driver killed in Bridgeport crash

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE