New York's Webster Hall Set To Re-Open In Spring 2019


Since closing in August of 2017 with an explosive present headlined by

The venue was bought from the Ballinger Family to AEG and BSE after 27 years of operation. Together, the businesses took over the working rights, property and the long-term lease of the constructing. Previously, Jay Marciano of AEG revealed that AEG and BSE had been spending an estimated $10 million on renovations so as “to deliver them as much as modern requirements and add a couple of extra buyer options.”

The constructing has an over 130-year historical past, first being constructed by architect Charles Rentz in 1886. At the time, it served as a social corridor for working class residents of the Lower East Side by way of the Great Depression. RCA Records bought the music corridor and made it a reording studio within the 1950s and 1960s. In 1980 it was was a live performance venue referred to as The Ritz earlier than the Ballinger household took management in 1989 to make it what we all know immediately.