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01.13.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Alchemist Theatre co-founder Aaron Kopec had a somewhat circuitous path to building the theatre/bar that is now entering its second year breaking even with a nearly full calendar. Back in mid-December of last year, I talked with him about he origins of the Alchemist. THE BUSINESS MODELAaron Kopec: I don’t like—and I fully understand why it’s a necessity—I don’t like artist begging for...
01.12.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
In arranging an interview with Alchemist Theatre Co-founder Aaron Kopec for an A&E feature, I quickly found out how much time he spends at the place: nearly all of it. The man who helped make one of the most active small theatre spaces in town requested the interview to be there at the theatre/bar. I showed-up not more than an hour before he was set to open on an evening in the middle of las...