Category - Theatre News

THS Treasures – Press Photos From The Archives

Press photos show more than the celebrities of the day. They can also serve as gateways to moments in history that shape our experiences to this day. This photo is […]

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The Theatre on Your Street: NYCEDC Restoration of Kings Theatre

In honor of Preservation Month we are sharing the New York City Economic Development Corporation’s summary of the Kings Theatre Restoration. “The restoration and expansion of this architectural jewel reestablishes […]

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Perth’s Ambassadors Theatre

  Perth’s Ambassadors Theatre – A Short Tribute to a Lost Gem – shared by BarryinPerth on Cinema Treasures. There is some beautiful footage and soundtrack from their Mighty Wurlitzer […]

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Inside Brooklyn’s King’s Theatre

Here’s a wonderful story about some passionate theatre enthusiasts. Read the NY Times article about some very special furniture and the amazing journey of restoration at the Kings Theartre. “When […]

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On the Screen: The Roxy!

Explore the Ben Hall collection’s selection of stage show photos from the Roxy Theatre. When Samuel Lionel “Roxy” Rothafel built the Roxy Theatre in Times Square, he set out to make […]

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Is there a Cinerama theatre near you?

Cinerama was a novel film process developed to create a unique experience at a time when movie theatres were beginning to feel the effects of television’s popularity. The brainchild of engineer […]

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Happy 100th Birthday Maryland Theatre!

Happy 100th Birthday to the Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown! The Maryland Theatre was built in 1915, at a cost of about $200,000 by the Potomac Realty Company. Designed by Harry […]

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Minneapolis’s Hennepin Theatre Trust to kick-off International Cultural Assets webinar series

  Minneapolis’s Hennepin Theatre Trust to kick-off International Cultural Assets webinar series Wednesday April 15th 12 noon to 1p.m. (EST)   The webinar Tom Hoch, President and CEO of Hennepin […]

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Throwback Thursday: 1947-48 Theatre Catalog

One of the amazing resources available in-person at THS is our extensive library of books and reference serials. With over 1,025 theatre architecture-related books on hand, you never know what […]

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Throwback Thursday: 1929 Film Daily Yearbook

One of the amazing resources available in-person at THS is our extensive library of books and reference serials. With over 1,025 theatre architecture-related books on hand, you never know what […]

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