According to a special use permit filed with the City of Alexandria, the Old Town Theatre will be making a come back. The Theatre has been closed since July 24, 2014.
The special use permit application identifies Jeffrey Yates as the owner/applicant. Yates documented that the theatre will have live and recorded music performances, lectures, orchestra events, theatrical performances and other such related venue events.
Yates also left the door open for creating a “Yates” automotive theme for the theatre. The Yates’ family have been long time car enthusiasts and own their own automobile repair shop.