Category - THS News

So Far We Visited 12 Theatres in 2 Days, Including Richmond’s Carpenter Theatre

The Loews Carpenter Theater at 6th and Grace streets in Richmond is a handsome example of movie palace architecture of the 1920s. Designed by the renowned theater architect John Eberson, […]

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Onsite Research & Education Center at the THS Theatre Architecture Acrhives

Visitors to the Willis & Shirley Johnson and Classic Cinemas Research & Education Center at the Theatre Historical Society of America have the opportunity to explore in the greatest theatre […]

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Theatre Architecture & Theatre Preservation With the THS Archives

Did you know the THS Archives can help you with your theatre preseration and research projects? You can find information for theatre architecture. architectural restoration, to help gain landmark status, […]

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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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Theatre Postcards: Treasures From the THS Archives

Besides being fun and interesting to browse, the THS archives can help you document the architectural, social and cultural history of the theatres you love! Information and materials in the […]

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THS is blogging with Cinema Treasures!

The THS archives and Cinema Treasures website are a wonderful combination of resources for historic theatre enthusiasts. Along with the beautiful photographs and overviews of so many theatres at Cinema […]

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Treasures From the THS Archives: Motion Picture News Trade Publication

  Motion Picture News was a film exhibitor’s trade publication that came about through the 1913 merging of Moving Picture News and The Exhibitor’s Times. From the front cover alone, […]

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Historic Gems on THS Conclave Theatre Tour

THS will visit historic gems in Richmond, Washington DC, Highland Springs, Hopewell, Charlottesville, Staunton, Norfolk, Waynesboro, Williamsburg and Portsmouth to name a few of the stops on the 2015 Conclave […]

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New Collections Added to Our Online Catalog

We have recently added a new collection of glass slides, which were donated by Dwight Cleveland, to the Theatre Historical Society of America’s online catalog. This is a collection of 206 […]

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New images added to the online catalog

Over the past month we were able to add some great new records to our online catalog. The remaining drawings by Bret Eddy that make up the Bill Clifford collection […]

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