Social

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 125 other subscribers

Joy On Canal Street, New Orleans

An occasion to be joyful in hard hit New Orleans. Heres the link to the story via Dennis Wilhelm:

Photo Michael Palumbo, www.mpphotography.com

“Back in the day when Hollywood studios made “pictures,” they also owned their own theatres to show them. This was the case of the historic Joy Theatre, which was opened in 1947 by Universal Studios in New Orleans, but the venue had fallen into a sad state of disrepair after Hurricane Katrina.   . . . .”

http://livedesignonline.com/news/042412_Joy_On_Canal_Street/

One Comment

  1. Jim Luzenski

    The late Ty Tracey was a wonderful host for the New Orleans Conclave. The Joy was rundown at the time, so glad it was saved! How is the Saenger Theater?

Leave a Comment

You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Current day month ye@r *

Back

© Theatre Historical Society of America. York Theatre Building • 152 N. York Street, 2nd floor • Elmhurst, IL 60126-2806 • Ph. (630) 782-1800 • Fax (630) 782-1802 • info@historictheatres.org • Copyright © 2013 Theatre Historical Society of America. All rights reserved.