MUST SEE: The inside of Middletown’s historic Studio Theater looks haunting in the light

Middletown officials are accepting a final round of project proposals for the historic Studio Theater, hoping to save the building that has strong emotional ties for many in the area but that is now gutted and a drag on nearby structures.

READ MORE: What’s next for the 90-year-old Studio Theater in downtown Middletown?

Our reporter and photographer spent time inside the theater recently to see what it looks like today. 

Exposed parts of ceiling, debris and cracked walls are part of the 90-year-old building. One can still recognize the ticket booth and curtain-covered screen, and the rest provides some hauntingly beautiful views.

See those views in our photo gallery below:

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The former Studio Theater on Central Avenue in Middletown Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. The city is trying to sell the former Studio Theater building on Central Avenue in Middletown through its vacant property RFP (request for proposal) process. If unsuccessful, the city could demolish it later this year. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF (Staff Writer)

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