Sometime in the early 1990s, a friend who regularly visits Prince Edward Island in Canada brought me back a couple of pictures she’d taken there, of a theater in the capital, Charlottetown:
Although I’d been to nearby Nova Scotia, I’d never made it to PEI until last month. So I was excited when we drove through the downtown of Charlottetown and approached a familiar corner brick building. But, alas, too late–the name is now:
I guess everyone must have called it “The Mack” as a shorthand, and finally they just made that the theater’s name, probably in the 2004 renovation. Alas.