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What say you, Mr. Inspector?

Last week, we turned 707 Cookman over to a licensed inspector whose job it is to go through every nick and cranny of the building. His job – tell us what’s good, bad or indifferent with the structure. Everything from plumbing to electric to water to structure to you name it. He pointed out some …

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Let the Measurements Begin!

Hi There.

Any good design starts with getting down our width’s and length’s and height’s. That’s what we (meaning our architects) were doing in the triple digit heat last week. Once the experts get all that info on paper, we can start the fun part of mapping out the theaters, the lobby and the reception …

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Cleaning Out

The owner of 707 has started to clean out the building in preparation of our purchase.

Lots of stuff collected over the years, so we’re looking forward to taking over the space and turning it into a great art house movie and entertainment facility for the 700 Block of the downtown. The ShowRoom Evolution continues.

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Weekend Art House Musings

Not much happening this weekend with the new theater other than answering guests questions like “When will you open?” and comments like “Congratulations” and “Looking forward to it.”

Nancy and I can’t thank everyone enough for the outpouring of support, smiles and handshakes we’ve experienced the last week. It’s a bold move, to be sure, …

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A Black Hole No More

For two and a half years we’ve looked out our windows of The ShowRoom and stared at the building across the street (the black hole). Finally, we’ll be able to add some color to it as this is the location of the new ShowRoom – the multi-screen art house in Asbury Park.

Walked through the …

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