Diaz, Viverito Fund Theater Expansion

Borough President Diaz (r) and Council Speaker Mark-Viverito toured the Pregones Theater, a historic Latino cultural institution, following their press conference.
Photo courtesy of Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.’s Office

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito visited Pregones Theater on Friday, September 8 to tour the theater’s existing facility and discuss forthcoming expansion of the historic cultural institution.

Diaz and Mark-Viverito have each provided $250,000 in capital funding to Pregones Theater in this year’s budget to be used towards the goal of constructing a new facility for the historic theater company adjacent to its current location at 571 Walton Avenue.

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