Gateway Theatre

3731 San Fernando Road,
Glendale, CA 91204

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Fox Gateway Theatre exterior

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Contributed by William Gabel

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HarryLime
HarryLime on October 25, 2003 at 12:09 pm

This theatre was located at 3731 San Fernando.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on December 15, 2004 at 7:43 pm

A Glendale Press article of July 20th, 1923, commented on the Egyptian style decor of the Gateway Theater. It had opened on July 2nd of that year.

A Southwest Builder and Contractor article in the issue of November 17th, 1922 had announced that the one story and part two story brick building would be built by the Winter Construction Company, and that the owner of the building was F.A. Miller. The building was 80x160 feet, and would cost an estimated $55,000.

KenRoe
KenRoe on December 21, 2004 at 3:19 pm

The seating capacity of the Gateway Theatre is given as 912 in Film Daily Yearbooks.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on June 11, 2007 at 7:20 pm

An ad in the LA Times of 6/26/35 gives the address as 3713 S. San Fernando.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on September 23, 2007 at 12:28 pm

A Robert-Morton theater organ size 2/6 was installed in the Gateway Theater in 1923.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on December 2, 2008 at 5:23 pm

A photo of the Gateway Theater can be seen here. Photo comes from the book “Historic Photos of Los Angeles”.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on December 2, 2008 at 5:42 pm

I gave credit to the wrong book. The photo comes from “Theatres in Los Angeles”. Sorry about that.

MagicLantern
MagicLantern on June 18, 2010 at 1:31 am

Now demolished, Star Auto Body sits in place of the Gateway.

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