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Its historic elegance has been meticulously restored by the non-profit Calumet Theater Company. This company leases the theater from the city. It is the only theater in the country that was and still is municipally owned. Financial support from the community and grants are used to maintain this historic theater.
The opulent stage indicates the former wealth of Calumet.
Moving into the auditorium actors were rehearsing on stage for the upcoming play, Death of a Salesman. With a finger to her lips, so as not to disturb the actors, she ushered us into her office. Waiting inside was her friend Art. They would be our guides for the evening.