Revising the Script 

The Byrd Theatre Foundation has a bold new plan to restore one of America’s last great movie palaces, but will anyone listen?

Bertie Selvey was inside the Byrd when she looked up and saw sky. "I thought, 'What is going on here?' Wood had rotted in the roof, there was an 18-by-32-inch hole in the attic," she says. "Employees were dumping buckets of water…

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