Spotlight Behind the Scenes and on the Stage

The Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center (Uptown!) opened its doors in 2017 in the historic West Chester National Guard Armory building on North High Street. The structure, built in 1916 to house the National Guard Bravo Company, became available in 2013 when the National Guard announced it was exploring plans to relocate. After five years of renovating and fundraising, the…