Mansfield’s venerable Renaissance Theatre hosts preview celebration

The reduced segment of the Renaissance Theatre was almost packed Tuesday night time for the yearly time preview party.

Attendees munched on popcorn for the free of charge event as they waited to hear about the future time. The crowd was declared at extra than 400.

The patrons liked performances from the MY Theatre young ones and the Renaissance Doing Artists, between other individuals.

Jay Spencer and the mighty Wurlitzer organ even made a transient visual appearance.

Rand Smith, chairman of the board at the Renaissance, greeted the enthusiastic group.

“Isn’t it terrific to be in man or woman?” he questioned.

As of April 1, the Renaissance lifted its mask mandate, a holdover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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“I never have to have to explain to you how challenging the last 24 months have been with the pandemic,” Smith explained. “We acquired by way of it mainly because of our donors and sponsors.”