Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Natonal Fire Prevention Week - A look back at the Iroquois Theatre Fire

Much hasn't changed in the last 100 years - I still routinely find Fire Exits blocked, dysfunctional Fire Curtains, and flammable scenery, props, and costumes in every theatre I visit.  These were the very cause of the Iroquois Theatre fire. Think about it!
Asbestos Fire Curtain in an older theatre

For a bit of perspective, visit the following web sites a read-up on this disaster
Please, think twice before you set the stage for another disaster.

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