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Avalon Regal Theater

Avalon Regal Theater
Avalon Regal Theater

After Taking Cash From Kanye, Avalon Regal Theater’s Owner Counting On Crypto To Bring Landmark Back To Life

Owner Jerald Gary needs $1 million to settle his tax debt or the historic South Shore theater could be taken over by the county's land bank. And he needs millions more to restore the theater before it can reopen.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Regal Theater Owner Says Kanye West ‘Solid’ In His Commitment To Help Reopen Historic Venue

“He’s not playing any games," Jerald Gary said after a Building Court appearance Wednesday. "He's very serious."

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Kanye West Went To City Hall To Talk About Fixing Up Avalon Regal Theater — And Investing In The South Side

The controversial music icon headed to City Hall and met with Ald. Michelle Harris and Jerald Gary, the owner of the Chatham theater.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Kanye West’s Push To Reopen Regal Theater Is Welcome, Alderman Says, But Lots Of Work Remains

Ald. Michelle Harris (8th Ward) welcomes any financial support that will lead to the historic theater's reopening – but says it needs much more than $150,000.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham