NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Brooklyn historical treasure, the Grand Prospect Hall, may soon be demolished.
The building was sold, and the new owners have filed demolition permits.READ MORE: The 3 'Fates' Of 'Hadestown' Reflect On Broadway's Return And Their Love For NYC's Theater Community
The Victorian-era banquet hall has been the location of countless weddings, bar mitzvahs and graduations for decades.READ MORE: New Musical 'Six' Back On Stage After Pandemic Forced Broadway's Closure On Opening Night
Neighborhood activists are now fighting to save the building by seeking landmark status.MORE NEWS: A Closer Look At This Year's Best Musical Nominees: 'Moulin Rouge', 'Tina' And 'Jagged Little Pill'
Editor’s note: This story first appeared on August 28, 2021.