LET'S BUILD OUR FUTUREThe Tom PattersonTheatre ProjectIn the 1930s, during the Great Depression, Stratford teenager Tom Patterson sat by the Avon River and pondered his home town's future.Years later, the railway industry's demise prompted his dream of a Shakespeare festival drawing visitors from around the world.In 1953, thanks to the community's unprecedented support, thatdream came true. Requiring no municipal funding, the StratfordFestival is now responsible for 3,000 local jobs, annually generating$134 million for our economy and $54 million in taxes.Today, we have a historic opportunity to build on that success witha stunning new Tom Patterson Theatre that will beautify our city andboost its economy. And once again, for that dream to come true,we need one thing above all: the support of our community.a//ord'FESTIVALVISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION:STRATFORDFESTIVAL.CA/TPTNEWS

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LET'S BUILD OUR FUTURE The Tom Patterson Theatre Project In the 1930s, during the Great Depression, Stratford teenager Tom Patterson sat by the Avon River and pondered his home town's future. Years later, the railway industry's demise prompted his dream of a Shakespeare festival drawing visitors from around the world. In 1953, thanks to the community's unprecedented support, that dream came true. Requiring no municipal funding, the Stratford Festival is now responsible for 3,000 local jobs, annually generating $134 million for our economy and $54 million in taxes. Today, we have a historic opportunity to build on that success with a stunning new Tom Patterson Theatre that will beautify our city and boost its economy. And once again, for that dream to come true, we need one thing above all: the support of our community. a//ord' FESTIVAL VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION: STRATFORDFESTIVAL.CA/TPTNEWS

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