Installation Underway on Historic Marion Palace Theatre

Installation of the recreated terra cotta façade for the Marion Palace Theatre in Marion, Ohio is nearing completion. The $1.8 million restoration process of the theater was started in the fall of 2013. Boston Valley Terra Cotta has been working with Quality Masonry Company, Inc. on this restoration. The Marion Palace Theatre is one of 16 atmospheric theaters designed by John Eberson that remain in operation in the United States today.

Marion Palace Theatre, Marion Ohio, Terra Cotta Restoration, Custom Glaze

New terra cotta shields flanking the Palace Theatre marquee are installed in Marion, OH.

Marion Palace Theatre, terra cotta restoration, hand-press, custom glaze, Marion, Ohio, Boston Valley Terra Cotta

Detail shot of terra cotta ornaments skillfully replicated by Boston Valley Terra Cotta.