The Show WILL Go On

If you’re a patron and fan of the Loew’s Jersey Theatre and Friends of the Loew’s, you may have noticed that there’s not been a lot of info about ongoing volunteer work and upcoming programming on our website and in social media over the last couple of months.  In fact, the Theatre office has received some worried phone calls from people who remember the problems FOL has had to deal with in the past, and were afraid that some new challenge was afoot. It’s not right to unduly worry the Theatre...

Jersey City Does The Right Thing

In a press release, the City announced that it was finally dropping the last part of its counter-lawsuit against Friends of the Loew's that was aimed at breaking our lease of the Theatre. If you're a little confused because this sounds like old news and also because at the beginning of 2017 Mayor Steve Fulop pledged to build a new relationship with FOL -- here's the story: Back in 2015 FOL did win a court victory upholding our lease, but the City appealed this. Then at the start of this ...

Volunteer at the Landmark Loew’s Jersey

Volunteering at the Loew's -- getting involved because you believe the Loew's Jersey is worth your time & effort -- is a tradition that began when a small group came together to try to do something that most other people thought was impossible:  fight to save this landmark Theater from demolition.  After that hard battle was finally won, Jersey City promised lots of support to reopen the long-derelict Loew's as an arts center for our community.  But unfortunately, much of that promised suppo...
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