Photos favorited by TheALAN

  • <p>January 2005</p>
  • <p>June 2005</p>
  • <p>TV control booth trailers behind the Dolby Theater for Oscar telecast</p>
  • <p>Back Lot of Dolby Theater/Grauman’s/Hollywood & Highland Center during Oscars.</p>
  • <p>Photographed in summer 2002.</p>
  • <p>Imperial Theatre, Philadelphia PA in 1922 (pity about the promotional float parked slap bang in front of it!)</p>
  • <p>The Mayfair Theatre and the swan boat.</p>
  • <p>The big brick building to the left is the back of the St. James. It is 1921 and the Mayfair is about 5 years in the future.</p>
  • <p>A 1922 aerial view of Cookman Ave. The St. James is just to the left of the Ferris wheel.</p>
  • <p>A 1931 view of the St. James Theatre showing the east side of its brick facade. It does not yet have a marqee blade.</p>
  • <p>A 1935 picture. On the right hand side of the theater you can see the upper part [St. Jam] of its new marqee blade.</p>
  • <p>This view taken around 1960. The red brick facade has been stuccoed over and the marqee blade is gone.</p>
  • <p>tickets from bucks county drive in</p>
  • <p>May 1983..</p>
  • <p>1958</p>
  • <p>1964: “Architect’s drawing of Parkwood Theatre, now under construction at the Parkwood Manor Shopping Center, Academy and Byberry roads.” [source: Temple U. Libraries, Urban Archives]
              Copy and image courtesy of the Old Images of NE Philly Facebook page.
              Theater spelling should be changed to Theatre.</p>
  • <p><A HREF="">After the Final Curtain</A><br></p>
  • <p>New marquee. I think they are going to add some detail to the top like in the old pic soon.</p>
  • <p>The original refurbished chandeliers have been reinstalled in the lobby!</p>
  • <p>The grand staircase from the lobby to the mezzanine at the Kings Theatre. Every inch has been restored.</p>