Majestic Theatre

845 S. Broadway,
Los Angeles, CA 90014

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Majestic Theatre exterior

Originally built as Asher Hamburger’s Majestic Theatre, it opened in November 23, 1908. It was closed and dismantled in 1933.

Contributed by William Gabel

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LuisV on September 6, 2011 at 4:37 pm

Just passed by this theater site on Sunday, September 6. The status should be changed from closed to demolished. As is evident from the google maps camera, it is sadly no longer there.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on November 13, 2011 at 3:34 am

The Film Daily of May 25, 1933, reported that the Majestic Theatre in Los Angeles had been closed and dismantled.

Eric Leeuwenberg
Eric Leeuwenberg on December 22, 2013 at 1:35 pm

Hello visitors, here’s a website that shows rare pictures of the Majestic Theater’s proscenium in the making ! The site is in dutch, but images say more than words and hopefully there will be an english version in the future. Anyway check:

MJuggler on December 22, 2013 at 1:41 pm

Thanks Ericle! Happy Holidays and keep hunting for theatre images!

vokoban on December 22, 2013 at 4:48 pm

Thanks Eric….those are pretty amazing photos. You should add them to the photos on this page.

MJuggler on December 23, 2013 at 8:52 am

Translation of Eric’s find and more is here, (always look for more information):

Eric Leeuwenberg
Eric Leeuwenberg on December 28, 2013 at 3:06 pm

You’re welcome, Vokoban. I just uploaded a few. Hi MJuggler, that’s a nice update at Both of you, have a nice Silvester.

Eric Leeuwenberg
Eric Leeuwenberg on March 31, 2014 at 7:59 am

@MJuggler I just did a hunt in my hometown. Check Greets, Eric.

dallasmovietheaters on March 11, 2016 at 7:36 am

November 23, 1908 grand opening ad and two early exterior architectural drawings posted in photos.

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