Date: Nov 20, 2019Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Community Partners: One Evening Brainstorm About The Creation Of A New Art Cinema On The Upper West Side

Wed, 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Alumni OnlyCommunity Partners


The Lincoln Plaza Cinema, on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, served a large and passionate customer set with independent and international films for many years. They closed last year when their landlord decided to use the space for other purposes. A group of those devoted fans have formed a nonprofit to revive this important part of Manhattan’s art cinema culture.

Help the New Plaza Cinema seeking to replace the recently closed Lincoln Plaza Cinema to continue to provide art and international films to a passionate audience. We will do a brainstorming session to help the startup nonprofit, New Plaza Cinema, build an effective, sustainable business plan.

  • What are the key components of a business plan which must be addressed?
  • Which opportunities for acquiring (or leasing) theater space would be most useful?
  • What approaches for raising funds should be considered?

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Date: Nov 20, 2019Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM


Richard Kane, MBA 1968