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irvl commented about Colony Theater on Apr 6, 2017 at 12:02 pm

1941 Florida State Theatres ad, showing all of its theatres in Orlando/Winter Park, posted to photos section.

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irvl commented about Vogue Theatre on Apr 6, 2017 at 11:57 am

1941 Florida State Theatres ad, showing drawings of all of its Orlando/Winter Park theatres, posted in photo section.

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irvl commented about Roxy Theatre on Apr 6, 2017 at 11:54 am

1941 ad for Florida State Theatres, showing its theatres in Orlando/Winter Park posted to photo section.

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irvl commented about Cameo Theatre on Apr 6, 2017 at 11:51 am

1941 ad for Florida State Theatres Orlando/Winter Park theatres posted to photo section.

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irvl commented about Beacham Theater on Apr 6, 2017 at 11:49 am

1941 Florida State Theatres ad for Orlando/Winter Park theatres posted to photo section.

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irvl commented about Astor Theatre on Apr 6, 2017 at 11:44 am

1941 ad for Florida State Theatres in photo section.

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irvl commented about UA Capitol Cinemas on Mar 27, 2017 at 3:58 pm

This theatre had six screens when it closed.

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irvl commented about Grand Theatre Opening Night on Mar 24, 2017 at 11:06 am

This is the opening night crowd in the Grand Theatre, January 7, 1913.

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irvl commented about Plaza Theatre on Mar 2, 2017 at 1:45 pm

The Plaza Theatre is now owned by the Orlando Philharmonic. It is slowly being rehabbed, but in the meantime, concerts by the orchestra and booked events are being hosted there. Thank you, FloridaBoy54 for your insider information on this theatre.

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irvl commented about Vogue Theatre on Nov 30, 2016 at 3:55 pm

I just posted a picture that shows the Vogue before a new marquee and other features of the building were installed.

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irvl commented about Ritz Theater on Nov 15, 2016 at 11:49 am

Thank you for posting those great pictures of the Ritz’s interior. I wish the owners great luck as they continue to get this theatre operating again.

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irvl commented about Auburn Theatre on Nov 8, 2016 at 2:21 pm

Picture of opening day just posted to photo section.

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irvl commented about Princess Theatre on Jul 24, 2016 at 9:55 pm

The Princess Theatre is closed and the building is being advertised for sale.

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irvl commented about Lyric Theatre on Mar 20, 2016 at 5:35 pm

The building which housed the Lyric Theatre has now been beautifully renovated in a period style. Upstairs, in the space that was once the theatre, are the offices of R. C. Stevens Construction, plus several other businesses.

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irvl commented about Lincoln Theatre on Feb 2, 2016 at 11:24 am

A new photo of the Lincoln has been added to the photo section.

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irvl commented about Martin Theatre on Aug 30, 2015 at 3:28 pm

This theatre was also known as the Arcade Theatre in its last days of operation.

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irvl commented about Valerie Theatre on May 20, 2015 at 10:03 am

The Valerie will have a grand re-opening, all day June 6, 2015, with all kinds of celebrations including refreshments and tours of the “new” facility.

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irvl commented about Palace Theatre on Apr 8, 2015 at 1:01 pm

What a great write up on the Palace, and the photo section is fantastic. I saw all of the Cinerama pictures at the Palace as well as IT’S A MAD, MAD WORLD and 2001. I lament its passing.

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irvl commented about Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center on Mar 17, 2015 at 10:48 am

This theatre is now known as the Wayne Densch Center and hosts live performances.

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irvl commented about Cameo Theatre on Dec 11, 2014 at 1:24 pm

The Cameo’s light bulb lit sign has been replicated and is mounted on top of the building. This project was a joint effort by Jorge Boone, the building’s owner, and the Orlando City Council. See photos section on this page.

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irvl commented about A Tribute to Our Former Blog Editor Michael Zoldessy on Nov 10, 2014 at 11:29 am

You’ve done a fabulous job, Michael. Thank you for creating CINEMA TREASURES. I check it almost everyday. It is a true web treasure!

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irvl commented about Roxy Theater on Jul 17, 2014 at 10:02 am

Thanks for posting this. The Roxy must be a virtually forgotten theatre. Excellent picture!

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irvl commented about Garden Theatre summer film series announced on May 8, 2014 at 11:40 am

The Garden Theatre has been a huge success story. Since opening six years ago, several hundred thousand people have been through its doors. It is currently featuring HAIRSPRAY, a live performance, that is so good that it shouldn’t be missed.

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irvl commented about Cameo Theatre on Jan 27, 2014 at 11:46 am

The Cameo’s building has undergone an extensive renovation and is now occupied by “SNAP,” a photo gallery.

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irvl commented about Astor Theatre on Jul 15, 2013 at 11:05 am

Please see the photos section for photos of the interior at grand opening, and a c.1930s picture of the Grand its ushers.