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Peninsula Youth Theatre will downsize to stay in Mountain View after rent hike

Original post made on Jul 26, 2019

Peninsula Youth Theatre will keep its longtime home on Old Middlefield Way after all, by giving up one of its studios in order to afford a steep rent increase that threatened to displace Mountain View's longtime youth theater.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 26, 2019, 9:23 AM

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Posted by HailHillary
a resident of Rengstorff Park
on Jul 26, 2019 at 10:07 am

... that's until the blood-sucking parasitical landlord decide to bump the rent again. Children need to express themselves! This old town is turning into such a Shame.


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Posted by Disappointed
a resident of Another Mountain View Neighborhood
on Jul 26, 2019 at 10:56 am

Disappointed is a registered user.

I'm disappointed that some of the billionaires whose children participate in many PYT shows and get a chance to shine onstage haven't stepped up to secure them a permanent home with the space they need. And what about our so-called "community foundation" that has $$ for initiatives in Africa but precious little for struggling organizations in our own backyard?

Nonprofits in SV are under threat of extinction and if those with the means to change that don't step up, our community is going to lose not just wonderful organizations like PYT but many of the places that help make this a decent place to live, breathe the air, raise a family and have the quality of life that we seem to be losing a bit of every day.


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Posted by Mike
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jul 26, 2019 at 2:23 pm

PYT is NOT losing its lobby as part of this downsizing, just Studio B, a restroom and storage space.


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