PRESERVATION AND EXTERIOR RESTORATION

JAFFE ART THEATER
189 SECOND AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY

Type:

1925 Neo-Moorish Theater by Harrison Wiseman. The theater facade is a mix of multi-colored brick and fanciful, highly ornamented, cream colored cast stone. The theater is an individually designated interior and exterior New York City Landmark and is on the State and National Register of Historic Places.

Scope:

Replacement of damaged and deteriorated cast stone, parapet rebuilding, cleaning and coating of ground level cast stone. Full roof and skylight replacement including standing seam roofing at the ornamental bulkheads and impresario's apartment.

Owner: Reading International, 189 Second Avenue, New York, New York

Budget: $1,700,000