Lancaster Opera House
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.
By and large women believe that the workplace is a meritocracy, and it isn't. (Myra Hart, Harvard Business School)