Crowdfunding raises $2,105!

The Liberty Theatre Foundation would like to thank all of our donors and supporters of our first even crowdfunding campaign. We are so proud of how our community stepped up and made this possible! Stay tuned for updates and information

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Next Weekend: An Old-Fashioned Dessert Social

Who doesn’t like a little dessert on a warm summer evening? Next weekend, head over to the Market Place downtown La Grande and join us for a special summer fundraiser to support the restoration of the Liberty Theatre’s facade. Volunteers

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Sign Crowd-Funding Campaign Launched

This Monday the Liberty Theatre Foundation launched its first-ever online crowd-funding campaign! With a modest goal of $2,000, we are hoping to raise a portion of the fund necessary to recreate the Liberty’s iconic 1940s era eagle sign and place

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Frederick Mercy’s Many Liberty Theatres

Theaters all around the country sport the name “Liberty.” If they do not now, some likely were named Liberty at some point in their history. Liberty is a common theater name, much like Star, State, Dime, Gem, Fox and even,

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What is “Vaudeville”?

The Liberty Theatre was originally opened in 1910 as the Orpheum Theatre and became the Arcade in 1915. In those early days the theater housed primarily live performances and a few silent films.  If you have ever taken a tour

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Corporate Volunteer Programs

What do Starbucks, AT&T, UPS and Bank of America all have in common? They are just some of many companies in our area that have corporate volunteer programs. That’s right! Many corporate companies offer incentives to encourage their employees to

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Miller Foundation Awards Liberty $15,000

This past month the Liberty Theatre Foundation was the recipient of a 3-year, $15,000 grant from the Miller Foundation! This grant will be used to help our board and staff raise funds for our capital campaign. It will allow us

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All’s Well That Ends Well at the Stage Door

Creative artists are not strangers to the Stage Door Theater. Over the last three years it was the home of plays, improv, comedians, musicians of numerous genres, lectures, films and so much more. However, this April, the Stage Door Theater

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EOFF Sneak Peak Party in the Stage Door

This year, Eastern Oregon Film Festival is hosting its sneak peak party at the Stage Door Theater! We are excited to welcome EOFF fans and supporters back to celebrate and get their 2015 festival passes. Join us in the Stage

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Dessert Social This June

Save the date for our upcoming old-fashioned dessert social fundraiser on Saturday, June 27 at 5:30 PM at the Liberty Theatre. Come and see the Liberty, enjoy homemade dessert, live music, a photo booth, pie walk and more! Mark your

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