Real Estate Nitehawk Prospect Park opening in old Pavilion Theater pushed back to 2018 The former Pavilion movie theater in Park Slope is being renovated by the proprietors of Williamsburg's Nitehawk Cinema. The revamped multiplex is now scheduled to open in early 2018. Photo Credit: Victoria Negri By Ivan Pereira firstname.lastname@example.org @IvanPer4 Updated August 3, 2017 7:38 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The premiere of the Pavilion Theater’s reboot has been delayed, but its new owners say the final product will be worth the wait. The owners of Williamsburg’s Nitehawk Cinema said the Park Slope theater’s reopening as Nitehawk Prospect Park will take place in early 2018, not this fall as originally planned. A spokeswoman for the company said construction crews uncovered some “very cool original pieces” during their work on the 89-year-old theater, and wanted to incorporate them into the design of the new space. “We are in the process of finalizing which original finds are salvageable and can be incorporated into the design layout, and look forward to sharing a snapshot of what’s to come,” spokeswoman Alexa Harrison said. The Pavilion, which was well-known for its decrepitude, closed last year after the Nitehawk said it would spend $10 million to completely renovate it as a new independent theater. By Ivan Pereira email@example.com @IvanPer4 Ivan has been a staff reporter with amNewYork since May 2012 and covers breaking news, politics and enterprise stories. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.