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.
It seems the longer you live in New York, the more you love a city that has vanished. For those of us well-versed in the art of loving what is lost, it's an easy leap to missing something that was never really there. (Jeremiah Moss)