This site has been created to provide the community with information about the new Performing Arts Center. The blog is maintained by the Center’s Senior Project Manager Chris Button and will be updated regularly with news and photos chronicling the project’s progress

Published December 1st, 2015 by

Thanksgiving was a whirlwind for the Button family in Cincinnati. Like most families, we have traditions that one generation approves of, and the others…not so much. Cue Alice’s Restaurant, all…

Read More PAC Update – Thanksgiving

Published October 27th, 2015 by
Published September 23rd, 2015 by

Dear members of the Hobart and William Smith Community, As always, I try to open my updates with a movie reference. This time it’s a real struggle…as I searched for…

Read More PAC Update – Slate II

Published August 26th, 2015 by

Dear members of the Hobart and William Smith Community, A clapperboard, also known as a slate, is a film making device that helps synchronize sound and image during a production.…

Read More PAC Update – Slate Part I

Published August 6th, 2015 by

Dear members of the Hobart and William Smith Community, I apologize for my long delay in sharing the Performing Arts Building with you. As you can imagine, the summer has…

Read More PAC Update – A Look Inside

Published July 2nd, 2015 by

Dear members of the Hobart and William Smith Community, Now that the Medbery North lot is paved and striped, it’s time to shift the construction efforts to the Medbery South…

Read More PAC Update: Parking Lot Repaving

Published May 15th, 2015 by
Published April 6th, 2015 by

Dear members of the Hobart and William Smith community, It’s been a busy, and sometimes challenging month.  The weather has delivered cold and snow and rain, followed now by mud.…

Read More PAC Update: Batman

Published March 23rd, 2015 by

Dear members of the Hobart and William Smith community, Transition is hard… When I was a kid, I loved to watch re-runs of the Green Hornet. It was big time…

Read More PAC Update: Bricks

Published March 4th, 2015 by