A ballerina-turned-civil engineer in Boca Raton, Florida, is spearheading an initiative to take more than a publicly owned amphitheater in the city’s Mizner Park and a separate, undeveloped parcel nearby to establish a environment-course undertaking arts venue and celebration space for dance, theater and songs productions.
The task is believed to expense $100M-moreover, and the group is looking for a 99-12 months floor lease from the town for $1 for every calendar year.
A rendering of the Boca Raton Centre for Arts & Innovation
Andrea Virgin, the founder of Virgin Style, told Bisnow she grew up dancing with the Boca Ballet Theatre, doing generally in higher school auditoriums. She turned a qualified dancer but analyzed engineering, also, figuring that she’d have to have a 2nd vocation just after retiring from ballet.
“I switched out my pointe shoes for a tough hat,” she said. “I hardly ever imagined the two worlds