The Quantum Theatre has a thing for unusual spaces. For 30 years, the independent theater company has been taking over churches, restaurants, stables, and other unconventional spots around Pittsburgh, transforming them into one-of-a-kind sets for their productions. This time around they are headed to East Liberty and are busy transforming the gym of the new Maverick Hotel (formerly the Ace Hotel) for their show Chimerica, running from November 27 to December 19. Community is an important aspect of the Quantum ethos, and as such, they will be holding a free community night showing for the neighborhood on November 24 at 8 pm.
Ahead of the show, we caught up with Jalina McClarin, community engagement manager for the theater, to learn more.
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