But other parts haven't seen significant updates in years. An example is the Freede Little Theatre, a cozy and intimate space for smaller shows, which is dingy and in need of freshening up at the least.
LMN can decide what kinds of renovation plans, if any, could be worth it, Brown said.
The Civic Center Foundation and its supporters have also noted the success of secondary functions of other arts facilities in the area, such as the Museum Cafe at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. They see development potential in other areas of the building that are little-used.
“The study will create a master plan for the city and the foundation,” Brown said. “We can make the improvements to make sure we meet or exceed our customers' expectations.”