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Bringing power to the Theater District

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Did you know that Cleveland’s grand Theater District is the second largest in the United States? We’re second only to New York’s Broadway! Cleveland Public Power has proudly served the Playhouse Square District for more than 20 years and we are excited about the planned upgrades to add even more opulence to this section of Cleveland. In the 1920’s when Cleveland was growing at staggering rates and streetcars were the norm, Euclid Avenue and Playhouse Square looked a little like this:

Playhouse Square

A 1928 view of Playhouse Square from clevelandmemory.org

As Cleveland rejuvenates and the Theater District continues to grow Playhouse Square will look like this:

The future

A rendering of the Cleveland Playhouse Theater District of tomorrow. (Photo provided by Playhouse Square Development)

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