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FOOD CITY GIVES FORMER OFFICES TO BARTER THEATRE

Barter Theater In Abingdon Virginia Has Been Handed A Building By Food City President Steve Smith. K-Va-T’s Former Headquarters On Trigg Street Was Given To Barter After Sitting Empty Since Food City Moved Into Its New Corporate Office On The Site Of The Old Johnston Memorial Hospital. Barter Theater Will Use The Facility For Rehearsal Space And Costume Storage While It Renovates Its 100 Year Old Production Building. It Will Also Use The Space For Its Youth Academy. The Theater’s Artistic Director Rick Rose Said The Donation Will Save Them Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars. The Move Into The Trigg Street Facility Will Start Next Week.