The Fox Theatre Institute names Historic Dixie Theatre recipient of 2017–18 Historic Preservation Grant
by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 4:55 pm
The Fox Theatre Institute (FTI), a division of Atlanta’s Fox Theatre, Inc., has awarded Swainsboro’s Historic Dixie Theatre a Historic Preservation Grant for $61,576 to support the renovation of the theatre, allowing for repairs to the stucco and historic plaster, window and door instillation, and other important rehabilitation steps in preserving this community landmark. In addition to grant funding assistance, FTI also offers programing and consulting assistance to historic theatres and structures throughout Georgia.
“Being a recipient of a Fox Theatre grant is quite an honor and one that we as a community are grateful for. This project began because of the foresight and vision of community leaders that