Category - Theatre News

Loews Valenica Movie Palace, now the Tabernacle of Prayer Church, hosted a rare tour this summer.

The home of the Tabernacle of Prayer Church in Queens is physically divine – one of five incredible “Wonder Theatres” opened by the Loew’s chain in the NYC area in […]

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Board Vote Paves Way For Chautauqua Amphitheater Demolition

Theatre Historical Society of America joined with other preservation oprganizations, architects, and concerned citizens to express the need for preservation and renovation of ‘The Amp.’We learned that at its recent […]

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The Renovated Historic Lamp Theater in Irwin, PA Reopens!

Historic Lamp Theatre Reopens Today The doors of the Lamp theatre reopened today! The renovated Lamp Theater in Irwin, PA reopens following months of renovations by local volunteers, as well […]

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Wendy Wurlitzer Honored by The National Association of Professional Women

THS Board Member Wendy Wurlitzer honored by The National Association of Professional Women The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Wendy Wurlitzer as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP […]

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15 of the World’s Most Spectacular Theatres!

From Cornwall to Tampa, Sydney to Tokyo, CNN features some of the most spectacular theatres you will see around the world. Teatro Amazonas There can’t be many theaters located in […]

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Historic Theatre Preservation: How New Mexico is Saving its Historic Theatres

This article written by Elmo Baca, a New Mexico MainStreet Program Associate, Economic Development Department, looks at how historic theatres are achieving success with investment from Main Street programs. A […]

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THS 2015 Awards for Outstanding Service and Excellence

Each year THS recognizes dedicated people for their outstanding service, and notable publications for their contribution to the preservation, documentation, and celebration of historic theatres.  This year our President and […]

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Saving the Terrace, a Masterpiece of International-Style

Robbinsdale, MN: Considered a masterpiece of International-Style when it opened in 1951, The Terrace was one of the first ultramodern theaters in America. The spectacular venue was the most luxurious, […]

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lensculture – The Fourth Wall: Stages

Have you always wondered what it is like to look out from the stage at an historic theatre? You will truly appreciate these unique and beautiful photographs of historic theatres. […]

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Success Stories Behind Pittsburgh’s Art House Theatres

Do you have an art house movie theatre in your neighborhood? No matter where you are in your operations plan, you will find some helpful perspectives in this article. Here […]

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