Lindley Theatre

4902 N. Fifth Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19120

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Lindley Theatre

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The Lindley Theatre opened in 1921 seating 1,151. It was located on North Fifth Street at East Roosevelt Boulevard. By 1941, the Lindley Theatre was operated by Warner Bros. Circuit Management Corp.

The theatre closed in 1958 and in 1960 was converted to a catering establishment. It then became an amusement hall operated by Choe Myung. By 2010 it was in retail use.

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Lost Memory
Lost Memory on September 19, 2007 at 7:23 pm

A Wurlitzer theater organ opus 476 style 135A was installed in the Lindley Theater on 10/27/1921.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on December 31, 2007 at 12:49 pm

Circa 1945 is the year given for a similar photo on this website.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on January 9, 2010 at 7:04 am

It looks like the owner has turned the arcade into a dollar store.

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