The Benson Theatre Nonprofit recently announced its purchase of the Benson Theatre at 6054 Maple Street.
Lenli Corbett, Chair of the Board for the Benson Theatre Nonprofit, says community support made the purchase possible.
Corbett says the Benson Theatre Nonprofit needs to raise a total of $1.2 million. This money will fund the renovations and the first few years of operating expenses.
Corbett says the primary purpose of the theatre is to offer a shared space for nonprofits.