What: The project is an addition and remodel to Harper Joy Theatre at Whitman College. The $7.4 million remodel includes the addition of 6,645 square feet of interior space, including new offices, costume shop, stairs and an elevator. A new black box performance theater will be added. The entrance and lobby will be expanded, and seats in the Alexander Stage area will be replaced. The basement will be transformed into a student rehearsal space.
Timeline: According to Ruth Wardwell, Whitman College communications director, the construction is a one-year project. The expected completion date will be fall 2011.
Contractor: Opp & Seibold General Construction