Please Help Save Pasadena’s Historic Raymond Theatre

posted by Ross Melnick on February 8, 2006 at 3:06 pm

PASADENA, CA — The following was sent in by Gina Zamparelli:

“Friends of the Raymond Theatre is a non-profit organization who has worked for 17 years to preserve Pasadena’s historic Raymond Theatre. After 5 years of hearings, The City of Pasadena recently granted permits to allow redevelopment of the Raymond Theatre to a mixed/use housing project.

There are currently three lawsuits pending on the current plans to redevelop the Raymond Theatre. Friends of the Raymond Theatre are working to raise funds, to ask the courts for a stay to stop demolition. We kindly ask your help. Our current need it to raise $10,000 before the end of February. People from all over the US have kindly donated.

If you would like to help us preserve The Raymond Theatre, a donation of any amount would be greatly appreciated. All donations are tax deductible. Donations can be made by mail or PayPal: (e-mail account ).

By mail:

Friends of the Raymond Theatre
P.O. Box 91189
Pasadena, Ca 91109



Thank you!

Friends of the Raymond Theatre
Office: (818) 541-9522 Fax: (818) 541-9523

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Comments (1)

Patsy on February 11, 2006 at 4:01 pm

So glad to see this important notice included on CT and I hope that those who read it will choose to help preserve the Raymond in Pasadena CA by sending in their donation, as I did.

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