September 3, 2014 Scranton, Pa – This summer the American Advertising Federation hosted a spring mixer at the long closed Moonshine Theater on Adams Avenue in downtown Scranton. The event dubbed “Renaming of the Moonshine” encouraged guests to vote for a new name for the venue.

The ballot consisted of 10 names with the opportunity for write ins.

When the ballots were counted, the top vote getters were The Anthracite Theater and The Leonard with the Leonard taking the lead.

September 24th The Leonard will open its doors to a Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce mixer. While renovations to the façade and interior will continue throughout the next 12 months, special events will be happening throughout the fall and winter, The official opening will be in the spring.