Saenger Theatre

Fixing up the Saenger Theatre in Biloxi

The Saenger Theatre in Biloxi is getting a facelift of sorts, fitting for any structure that’s 92-years-old. Today, crews moved seats from the theatre’s auditorium to make way for the next phase of renovations: new scaffolding. Signs of water…

Update on Saenger Theatre in Biloxi

Great news coming out of the City of Biloxi regarding the historic Saenger Theatre. The City of Biloxi is one step closer to restoring and renovating the theatre as construction continues with the fly tower, roof, and…

Saenger Theatre construction update

Construction progress is ramping up at one of Downtown Biloxi’s historic buildings and a major arts hub. If you pass by the Saenger Theatre now, you’ll notice tarps have been removed and you can see construction workers performing repairs on…

Renovations begin on Saenger Theatre in Downtown Biloxi

Today is the day that city officials and those who value the historical significance of Downtown Biloxi have been waiting on: the first day of work on the renovations to the Saenger Theatre. This is only the beginning stage for…

Update on Saenger Theatre renovations

Good news for those looking forward to the renovated Saenger Theatre in Biloxi. A bid was awarded for work to start on the exterior renovations for the theatre including the roof, fly tower, and installing a new air conditioning unit.…

Outside construction work to begin soon on Saenger Theatre

The City of Biloxi made some important decisions in regard to the renovation and restoration of the Saenger Theatre. Back in June, they received bids for the renovations on the outside of the theatre, which included the fly tower and…

Saenger Theatre update

A pivotal piece of Biloxi history is still working out some of the kinks for revitalization. The City of Biloxi continues to look for avenues of funding to help with repairs and renovations to the Saenger Theatre. Biloxi City Council…

Saenger Theatre to undergo renovations

$1.5 Million of the City of Biloxi’s $14 million bond issue was approved to address renovations for the Saenger Theatre. These renovations will include a modification of the fly tower, roof replacement, replacing the H-VAC system, and sealing the building’s…

COMMUNITY REACTS TO BILOXI PROJECTS

One of the long list of projects going on around Biloxi is the renovation of the Saegner theatre. Around 200 events are held in the theater every year which attracts around thirty thousand people. With events already scheduled this year,…

Saenger Theatre closing doors for renovations

Once called the most modern theatre in the South, the historic Saenger Theatre in downtown Biloxi, built in 1929, is temporarily closing its doors to start renovations. The project is estimated to cost between $800,000 to more than one million…

Special View Of "The Last Ride"

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Cecilia Dobbs Walton about "The Last Ride" on September 17th at 1:30 pm at the Saenger Theatre in Biloxi. Commemorating the 94th Birthday of Hank Williams, tickets are $8 in advance and $10 day of…