Capitol Theatre

300 Broadway,
West New Brighton, NY 10310

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spectrum
spectrum on October 15, 2013 at 4:38 am

From Google Street Views the building looks like it’s being used as a warehouse. The main entrance is bricked over.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on February 2, 2009 at 6:21 am

A fairly recent photograph of the Capitol Theatre can be seen halfway down this page:
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LarryChorman
LarryChorman on October 31, 2007 at 4:38 am

I’m 57, born & raised on the Island, and have no recollection of the Capitol.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on December 27, 2005 at 11:00 am

It is still listed in the Film Daily Yearbook:1957 edition, but with no seating capacity shown (meaning it could have just closed)

Garth
Garth on May 9, 2005 at 3:23 pm

does anyone know exactly when the theatre closed? i am 46, a lifelong s.i. resident and dont remember it being open in my youth..

Jean
Jean on January 15, 2004 at 2:17 pm

Once again, a “FOR SALE” sign has been posted.

Jean
Jean on August 28, 2002 at 6:31 pm

The theatre was built in 1924.