Plaza Theater

4765 Liberty Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Plaza Theatre as it is now, a Starbucks.

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The Plaza Theater in Pittsburgh is closed and is now a Starbucks. Any further information on the Plaza Theater would be appreciated.

Contributed by Lost Memory

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Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 25, 2005 at 4:26 pm

Here is an article about Starbucks moving into the former Plaza Theater.

SusanD
SusanD on September 22, 2008 at 4:27 pm

I remember coming here as a teenager. It must have closed around the late 1990s.

SusanD
SusanD on September 26, 2008 at 9:43 pm

Actually, I remember seeing “Pulp Fiction” here when I was 17.

71dude
71dude on April 20, 2009 at 6:49 am

Photos from June 1981 and Feb. 1987:
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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on January 17, 2010 at 8:54 am

At least they didn’t tear it down.
http://tinyurl.com/yz9bkjx

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on April 3, 2011 at 3:41 am

A photo and floor plan of the Plaza Theatre appeared in the August, 1920, issue of the professional journal Architecture. It can be seen online here, courtesy of the Internet Archive. The caption attributes the design of the Plaza Theatre to architect Harry S. Bair, who also designed Pittsburgh’s Regent Theatre.

James_Slick
James_Slick on May 26, 2013 at 1:26 am

At some point (70s-80s) It became a 2 screen. The last Movie I saw there was an awfull “Nightmare on Elm St.” I forgot which on but it was “3D” and of course really bad =)

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