MK2 Group signs letter of intent with Empress Theatre Foundation

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Montreal, October 10, 2017 – The Empress Theatre Foundation is very proud to announce that we have signed a letter of intent with the French cinema chain MK2. After several months of consultation, the Foundation and MK2 will...

Press Conference

MEDIA ADVISORY • FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Important partner signs letter of intent with Empress Theatre Foundation to revitalize NDG landmark Montreal, October 9, 2017 – The Empress Theatre Foundation is proud to announce it has obtained a letter of intent from an...

New member of the team: Luc Laperrière

The Empress Theatre Foundation is proud to announce that Luc Laperrière is now part of the team to revitalize the theatre. Mr. Laperrière was recently hired as a consultant to help lead the project, following a decision by the Executive Director, Élaine Éthier, who...

We cannot wait another year

Following the recent tragic events of heritage buildings lost to fire in Montreal, we are very concerned about the fate of the Empress Theatre on Sherbrooke Street West which has been unoccupied for far too long. Abandoned historical buildings such as the Empress are...

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the organization? The Foundation is made up of  nine enthusiastic volunteer board members and one dedicated Executive Director. We also have a dozen volunteers who participate on committees for fundraising, communication, real estate, cinema and finance. What...