Article by Alyssa Ford
Photographs by Carolyn Bates
Senior Designer/Art Director: Cate Hubbard
A historic Vermont theater gets a fresh new look in vibrant Arts & Crafts hues
When it opened on Jan. 16, 1914, the Paramount Theatre in Rutland, Vt., was a crown jewel of the town, and quickly attracted top-shelf talent, including Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford and the Great Houdini.
Trains carrying performers on their way to Montréal from New York City would stop in the bustling city to perform, drawing crowds from all over Rutland County and beyond.