November 27, 2013
Vail Resorts issued a "Letter of Intent" stating that..."we have been negotiating a Memorandum of Understanding with the Foundation and want to express our desire to see the proposed feasibility study completed."
This will allow the Foundation to move forward with our request for Stage One funding from the Placer County Board of Supervisors which meets on December 10, 2013 to vote on our request.


December 10, 2013
The Placer County Board of Supervisors approve our request for Stage One funding which will allow us to contract with several vendors to complete some significant steps in our progress toward constructing The Stage at Northstar.

December 12, 2013

Signed contract with Webb Management to begin (January '14) interviewing groups, organizations and individuals who are interested in either performing at The Stage or producing a show. That study will be completed at the end of March '14.

January 6-8, 2014
Webb Management conducted interviews of community arts members to discover their needs for our proposed theatre.

January 17, 2014
Architects, Jack Paddon & Brian Whitmore of Williams+Paddon conducted two half-day sessions with the Board of Directors and community arts people on visioning what is needed/wanted in the theatre.

February 8, 2014
Andrew Strain, VP Planning & Governmental Affairs, Northstar California appointed to Board of Directors.

May 16, 2014
Signed Term Sheet with Vail/Northstar for 75 year lease on theatre property.

​​August 12, 2014
Rachael Woods, Sr. Communications Director, Northstar, appointed to Board of Directors

August 22, 2014

The Lester Group presented their final report on the Fiscal Feasibility Study which provides the Foundation with a plan for moving forward with a Capital Campaign.

October 21, 2014
Placer County Board of Supervisors approved our grant request for $96,000 to begin our Capital Campaign

October 31, 2014
Lois Ewing was appointed to our Board of Directors

Scott Ewing was appointed to our Advisory Council

December 2014
Board of Directors voted to initiate our Capital Campaign to raise the funding to build The Stages at Northstar facilities.

June 2015
In process of completing lease and development agreements with Vail Corp.

August 2015
Board of Directors approved a Vision/Mission Statement to accompany the Development/Operation Agreement​​​ which was submitted to Vail Corporation.

September 2015-Current
Developing numerous legal documents/agreements.​​​ Marci Bradley replaces Rachel Wood as Board Member representing Northstar.

June 2016
Blake Riva and Georgette Porter joined the Board of Directors.​​​

January 2017
Completing work on Sub-lease agreement​​​

March 14, 2017
Jennifer Waddell joined the Board of Directors​​​

March 30, 2017
Final Sublease Agreement signed by all parties.

March 31, 2017
Beginning Capital Campaign and permitting process.​​​​​​