Avon Theater

125 East Broughton Street,
Savannah, GA 31401

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Avon Theatre

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The former Avon Theater is now a Japanese restaurant.

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kencmcintyre on October 28, 2007 at 5:43 pm

There is a color postcard on this page:

AndyCallahanMajorMajor on January 11, 2011 at 8:18 am

Here is a December 2010 shot of the Avon.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on November 29, 2011 at 1:55 am

“Historic Signs of Savannah,” by Justin Gunther (Google Books preview,) says that the Avon Theatre was built in 1944. A smaller theater originally called the Folly and later the Band Box was demolished to provide space for its entrance building, and its auditorium was on a lot fronting on State Street. The Avon closed in 1970, and the auditorium has been demolished, but the entrance building, now a restaurant, still sports the Avon’s semicircular marquee.

DavidDymond on July 7, 2013 at 8:30 am

Lucas and Jenkins Theaters and Wilby Kincey were both Paramount Theater partners.

SidKCols on May 6, 2015 at 7:10 am

In this picture, the Roxy Theater was where Woolworths is and the State was across the street where 1st Fed was.

JackCoursey on November 8, 2015 at 12:05 pm

Watch for reopening under a new name and format in November 2015: The Savannah Taphouse (http://savannahtaphouse.com/)

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