Hotel bar plays tribute to original Vitascope Hall

posted by Michael Zoldessy on August 2, 2013 at 4:53 pm

NEW ORLEANS, LA — The Hyatt Regency New Orleans has a bar called Vitascope Hall in honor of the city’s first for-profit cinema of the same name that opened in 1896. To celebrate the theatre’s anniversary, they screened silent classics on their tv’s last week.

Read more about the interesting connection in the Times-Picayune.

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