Berklee Performance Center
Berklee School of Music
Opened: 1915 / 1976
Architect: Thomas Lamb
The Fenway Theatre opened as a movie theatre. The Berklee School of Music (founded 1965) purchased the theatre and the adjoining Sherry Biltmore Hotel in 1972. As a completely modernized concert facility, the theatre reopened on April 5, 1976.
The medium is the message because it is the medium that shapes and controls the scale and form of human association and action. (Marshall McLuhan, 1964)