Lancaster Opera House

Lancaster, NY

An lovely intimate auditorium in a municipal building. Supposedly, the room had been used for storage before being recovered for live performance in the 1990s. Vestiges of its 19th century past remained in a "gas light board" off stage left - a set of valves that once controlled gas lighting.

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