“Long-simmering rivalry keeps Bala Theatre screens dark” From Bala Cynwyd, PA.

posted by ThrHistoricalSociety on December 11, 2014 at 10:02 am

Medium

In a twist that has Lower Merion on the edge of its seat, the historic Bala Theatre has been closed – not for lack of money or customers, but because of a bitter personal feud.

The two men at the center of the controversy both say they love the 1926 movie house and want to see it succeed – but they loathe each other, and have come to an impasse over who is responsible for repairs and upgrades.

The landlords “were hostile from the minute we took over,” said Gregory Wax, who bought the Bala Theatre lease in 2013.

“I call him Wacko, even though I know what his name is,” said Isaak Sotolidis, who owns the theater, a neighboring pizza shop, and several other storefronts on the block…

Read the entire article at philly.com.

Article by Jessica Parks, Inquirer Staff Writer | Thursday, December 11, 2014, 1:08 AM.

Many thanks to Howard Haas for the news (he’s also quoted in the full article!) and for use of his image from CT.

Theaters in this post

Comments (11)

wikikings
wikikings on July 24, 2017 at 7:48 am

http://atozfiles.comI really appreciate your un-ending effort in bringing this to the internet.

ucaperromm
ucaperromm on July 27, 2017 at 8:44 am

The superior term papers web site is impressive 2016 photos I appreciate they enjoy a lot and get a chance to meet people.

chimrig
chimrig on September 22, 2017 at 8:36 am

i really appreciate your work. thanks man for this favor, time and love. keep working always. windows 10 iso

lukashik1985
lukashik1985 on October 9, 2017 at 12:15 pm

Terrarium TV is an app that lets you enjoy the best TV series directly on your Android. Not only can you stream episodes directly from the app, but you can also download them to your device’s memory and watch them later without an Internet connection. popcorn time

mdjoja
mdjoja on October 18, 2017 at 7:15 am

Good job man! i am very for founding your blog and i have bookmarked your blog and frequently checking back.:p Removewat 2.2.6

jerrysmith
jerrysmith on October 19, 2017 at 9:47 am

very well done, i am on your side on this one. have a nice day man. getintopc

ansaraliyzm
ansaraliyzm on October 23, 2017 at 9:02 am

Very informative site keepit up. Idm Crack

shirlyetemple
shirlyetemple on November 5, 2017 at 6:15 am

Excellent post. I will certainly come back to read more of the articles about food. We love to try new receipts and new food, not only our native! filmora Crack

naveed11
naveed11 on November 17, 2017 at 6:48 am

I precisely wished to thank you very much yet again. I am not sure the things that I might have accomplished without the type of creative concepts discussed by you directly on such area. Microsoft Toolkit 2.6.7 Activator It seemed to be a very challenging problem for me, but coming across a specialized approach, you managed that took me to weep with gladness. Now I’m happy for the information and as well, hope that you know what a great job you are doing teaching many others through the use of a site. More than likely you’ve never got to know all of us. Windows Movie Maker 16.4 Crack

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment