I had the pleasure of attending the Atlantic Ballet season kickoff and gala last night. It was an impressive affair. Every time I am sitting the Capitol Theatre watching the ballet I think back to the 1970s when people watched cheezy John Travolta movies in that place.
It’s kind of hard to believe that a city council and a provincial government let Moncton drift to the point that half the downtown was boarded up, garbage blew through the streets from the adjacent dump and the Capitol Theatre was a movie joint. I realize Moncton was facing other challenges in those days but….