Avon Theater

125 East Broughton Street,
Savannah, GA 31401

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DavidDymond on July 7, 2013 at 5:30 am

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

Tinseltoes on February 2, 2013 at 5:03 am

Manager honored for showmanship in June, 1947: Boxoffice

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Joe Vogel on November 28, 2011 at 11:55 pm

“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.

AndyCallahanMajorMajor on January 11, 2011 at 6:18 am

Here is a December 2010 shot of the Avon.

kencmcintyre on October 28, 2007 at 2:43 pm

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