Columbus’s Grandview Theater reopens

posted by CSWalczak on December 11, 2009 at 7:45 am

COLUMBUS, OH — It took a little longer than first thought, but the 1926 Grandview Theater is open once again. Co-owner David Nedrow says that the newly decorated theater will have the air of a theater from the flapper era. Modern amenities include improved restrooms and a new concession area. Still to come are a larger screen and digital projection.

“We will be presenting a mix of independent and foreign films and classic movies, and we’ll also have a number of special events and festivals,” co-owner David Nedrow said.

Nedrow, a former manager at the Drexel North, and his wife, Jennifer Stancel, have spent months renovating the 83-year-old cinema, 1247 Grandview Ave.

Among the changes: a new concession stand, expanded restrooms and a redecorated auditorium and lobby that Nedrow describes as “Grandview Gatsby.”

Read more in the Columbus Dispatch.

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Comments (6)

redfoxseo
redfoxseo on December 11, 2009 at 11:18 am

The last time I was in Columbus the theatre was still closed. Can’t wait to visit again.

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Ron Newman
Ron Newman on December 11, 2009 at 11:50 am

I don’t understand why you added those three links to your comment.

CSWalczak
CSWalczak on December 11, 2009 at 12:08 pm

The poster is a spammer; there have been a couple of these faux postings of late and they are apparently not being noticed by the moderators for some reason.

MPol
MPol on December 11, 2009 at 12:18 pm

Ouch!! How do spammers get on here? Not good, at all, imho.

Anyway, back to a more positive note; It’s heartening to hear of yet another movie theatre re-opening, especially one that doesn’t play the same sort of schlocky movies that most other movie theatres play nowadays.

monika
monika on December 11, 2009 at 3:27 pm

So happy to hear the Grandview is open again. Best of luck to Jennifer and David, who have given so much to bring this wonderful place back to a grateful community.

Mark_L
Mark_L on December 11, 2009 at 6:00 pm

David and Jennifer have put in an incredible amount of work bringing this place back to life. I wish them the best and I hope all of their hard work pays off in making the Grandview a very successful theater.

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