Business Expansion & Downtown Revitalization: Auburn Public Theater received a grant from the NYS Council on the Arts, Culture & Heritage Project Grant to renew and expand Auburn Public Cinema’s programming, engage broader and more diverse audiences, and to help ensure the long-term sustainability, accessibility and affordability of this independent art house cinema.  The project will implement a diverse array of new film series, increase the number of showings per week from 3 to 12, create 1 full-time and 3 part-time jobs, and upgrade the cinema facilities with a new HD digital projector, digital cinema server capable of showing first-run films, new theater seating and a new HVAC system.

  • Location:  Auburn, NY
  • Grant:  $54,600
  • Jobs Created:  2+
  • Timeline:  2015