With spring finally here, work inside and outside of UPH is starting to blossom! Browse these photos for a glimpse inside this beautiful old gal — we can’t wait to see her in a few months!
We want to extend a huge thank you to everyone who made this year’s Shaken & Stirred such a success! We say it a lot, but we really mean it, we couldn’t do this without your support. Because of this incredible community, we’re under construction to renovate UPH into an... Read more » ... Read More
This was a big week for Universal Preservation Hall in the news. Check out some of our featured articles: U.S. World Report & News, “Work Begins to Turn Old Church into Performing Arts Venue,” December, 7, 2018. WAMC Northeast Public Radio, “Construction Underway at Universal Preservation Hall,” December 6, 2018.... Read more » ... Read More
What’s Your Story? For the past 12 years, my life has been intertwined with UPH. Hundreds have shared stories with me about the importance this building has had in their lives including baptisms, weddings, nursery school, girl and boy scout meetings, dance classes, and AA meetings. This building has been... Read more » ... Read More
Dear Readers, Good news for UPH: We are officially a hard-hat only building. I’m excited to tell you that construction has begun and our contractor (Bonacio Construction Co) is hard at work. Never having been through a project like this, Mary Beth and I are learning all about the renovation... Read more » ... Read More
Renovating a 150 year old building is not a simple undertaking. There are many factors to consider: historic preservation, functionality, building codes, safety, longevity, aesthetics, and even visitor experience. While Universal Preservation Hall has always been a gathering place, in its new functionality as a state of the art performance facility, every... Read more » ... Read More