As the curtain rose on the second season, many of the prior challenges had been addressed. The playhouse experienced new audiences interested in live entertainment and revenue shot up, but funding remained non-existent. It takes time for great art to gain accolades. Until such time, keep doing what you’re doing. Make more vibrant pieces, more eye-catching graphics, more desirable souvenirs. Get the public demanding more. And they did. The powers that be heard the applause, and the theatre received a larger budget for desperately needed renovations, allowing even larger audiences.