Ironbound Theatre

172 Ferry Street,
Newark, NJ 07105

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Ironbound Theatre, Newark, NJ

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The Ironbound Theatre was opened by 1921. It reopened as the Pic Theatre on October 16, 1946 and retained this name thru at least 1951. Later reverting back to the Ironbound Theatre name. It was still listed in the 1956 Film Daily Yearbook. This former theatre today houses retail shops on the street level and the International Tae Kwon Do Academy on the second floor.

The Ironbound Theatre name is clearly visible on the white facade.

Contributed by tc

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teecee
teecee on August 2, 2006 at 10:25 pm

A Wurlitzer organ, opus 479, was installed in the Ironbound Theatre on 10/31/1921.

“There was the Ironbound Theater, where from 1930 on, only foreign films were shown.” excerpt from View link

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on May 6, 2010 at 8:16 pm

Nice photo Chuck amazing how you keep coming up with them.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 24, 2010 at 11:15 pm

Thanks KenMc and Chuck1231.I enjoy each theatre you guys put on CT.

rivest266
rivest266 on January 12, 2018 at 10:22 pm

Reopened as Pic on October 16th, 1946. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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