San Jose music fans work to reopen the Mexico Theater

Efforts are underway to get the Mexico Theater, a vacant theater on the corner of Santa Clara and 25th Street in San Jose, up and running again. Opened as The Mayfair in 1949, The Mexico has long been counted among the Bay Area's lost theater gems, and historic preservationists have often lamented its being left to rot. Just this week, a formal campaign began to restore The Mexico and reopen it as a community arts space. Organizers envision it as primarily an all-ages venue for music, film, and other live entertainment, with the possibility of a cafe and/or coffeehouse on [...]

By |January 16, 2014|Tags: , |
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