Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater (MCL Grand) opened its doors with a three-day celebration on Jan. 14-16, 2011. The center is located at 100 N. Charles Street, between Main and Church streets, in the heart of Old Town Lewisville. Administrative offices and art gallery are open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
MCL Grand gives the many arts groups in the Greater Lewisville area a facility to perform and display their works and also hosts other regional and national shows and exhibits, events, classes and meetings. The facility features a 296-seat theater with acoustics designed for both speech and music, a 2,200-square-foot art gallery, a 2,400-square-foot dance recital hall, 3,000-square-foot black box and 1,750 square feet of classrooms. A courtyard from Charles Street to the theater lobby is large enough to host small outside performances and dinners.
Page Sutherland Page architectural firm designed the center, which draws upon similarities to the existing buildings in Old Town Lewisville. Several local arts groups provided input in the planning stages of the facility. Tax Increment Refinance Zone bonds funded most of the project.
Virtual Val Art Talk
- Date: May 12, 2020 7:00 p.m.
- Introduction: Art Fairs with Diane Wright
The Visual Art League of Lewisville VAL holds its general meeting on the second Tuesday of each month at MCL Grand. Due to the MCL Grand’s temporary closure, the May VAL meeting will be held virtually via Zoom.
Each month in conjunction with the general meeting, VAL produces an “Art Talk” series of known speakers and art demonstrations. VAL President Diane Wright will be this month’s featured speaker with a presentation focusing on Art Fairs. Visitors are welcome to attend.
To attend the meeting, visit us04web.zoom.us/j/75971730587 or log into Zoom and enter the meeting ID 759-7173-0587. Meeting password is Password: 0yu9Nw.