Posted by Trina Kinstler - email
LOVELAND, OH (FOX19) -
UPDATE: The Loveland Stage Company's production of "The Pajama Game" will go on this weekend.
The performance has been moved to Loveland High School.
Performances will be Saturday at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $12 for students and seniors, and $15 for everyone else.
A fire has destroyed a popular landmark in Loveland.
The Loveland Stage Company on Second Street was hit by a fire around 7:30 p.m. Monday night.
The building is well known for the plays and musicals it puts on, and for special events within the community. The stage company was in the middle a run of the show, "The Pajama Game."
An employee on his way to do some work and says he saw smoke coming from the building, so he called 911. Luckily, the fire department is close to the theater, so responders were on the scene quickly.
"I was driving by and all this smoke was everywhere, there was flames coming out, and police officers said get out of here," said Alex Emerick, who witnessed the fire.
One firefighter suffered minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.