8 Questions Juan Conde: Byrd Theatre GM Todd Schall-Vess

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Welcome to another installment of 8 Questions with Juan Conde, where we will find out what makes people in our great community tick. Juan asks his guests to answer just eight questions about their business, their life, and their time here in Richmond.

Built in 1928 and under constant care, Richmond’s Byrd Theatre preserves the splendor of America’s movie culture. There’s a lot going on these days, including a project to replace the theatre’s center seating. In this episode of 8Questions, Byrd General Manager Todd Schall-Vess shares theatre history, and explains how what’s happening now will ensure the Byrd’s survival for future generations.

Whether you visit the Carytown landmark with the kids for a matinee or the offerings at one of several film festivals, you’ll learn something you didn’t know in this episode of 8Questions.

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