Jackson Municipal Auditorium
A large civic auditorium in a crumbling Southern downtown. In 1996 the theatre was renamed for Thalia Mara, a dancer and teacher who moved to Jackson in the mid-70s to create a professional ballet company and formed the USA International Ballet Competition.
Gazing at her was like staring at a poster in a travel agent's office. Pleasant to look at, but you knew you'd never go there.