Throop Theater

963 Myrtle Avenue,
Brooklyn, NY 11206

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The Throop Theater is listed in the 1914-1915 edition of the American Motion Picture Directory. By 1926 it has gone from listings.

Contributed by Ken Roe / Lost Memory

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Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on July 5, 2013 at 10:35 am

The February 25, 1919, issue of Bulletin of the Board of Standards and Appeals of the City of New York reveals that, by January, 1919, an automobile upholstery shop was being operated in the former movie theater at 963 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn.

Ed Solero
Ed Solero on July 5, 2013 at 11:32 am

The former site of the theater was incorporated into the Sumner Houses apartment complex, which runs several square blocks on the north side of Myrtle Avenue, from Throop to Lewis Avenues. The project was completed in the spring of 1958 by NYC Housing Authority.

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