Magna Showing Signs of New Life

Deseret News, 26 June 1994, page M1

Article Summary:

“Leo Ware, a 71-year-old engineer and actor, has been working for more than a decade to almost single-handedly renovate the Empress Theater on historic Main Street.  Standing amid newlypoured concrete platforms inside the hollow shell of the former movie showplace, he talks about staging live theater productions in the round or showing a short movie for tourists.  The theater would seat an audience of 230.”