Longtime marketing director, theater manager Jaffrey venue’s first employee
By Priscilla Morrill Monadnock Ledger-Transcript
Friday, February 12, 2016
The Park Theatre hit another milestone Monday with the hire of its first employee. Stevens Pell Jackson Jr., of Jaffrey, joins theater as CEO managing director. Board Chair Caroline Hollister said the next big marker, opening night, is 18 months away.
It was 10 years ago Monday that the then-nascent nonprofit purchased the historic theater on Main Street, with the vision to bring the entertainment venue that got it’s start in 1922 back to life — it had been closed since 1976. The old Park Theatre was torn down in December 2013 when Board trustees made the hard decision that building from the ground up is the way to go. Read More