Glendale News-Press: Renovation Paying Off for Alex Theatre

More than 15,000 people have attended a show at facility between January and this month, official says. By Arin Mikailian, arin.mikailian@latimes.com A multimillion-dollar renovation for hosting bigger productions is paying off for the Alex Theatre, which saw a bigger audience turnout in the beginning of this year, compared to the same time a year ago. More than 15,000 people saw a show at the Alex between January and March compared to 11,000 in early 2014, said Elissa Glickman, chief executive of Glendale Arts, the nonprofit that manages the theater. The Alex presented productions of the musicals “Les Miserables” and “Billy Elliot” in January and...