Capri Theatre

525 Hamilton Street,
Allentown, PA 18101

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bwmoll3
bwmoll3 on July 30, 2013 at 7:59 am

This ad above must be from an earlier theater in the same building. The Capri theater that I recall opened about 1968 next to the Americas Hotel in the 500 block of Hamilton Street.

Glennk1112
Glennk1112 on June 6, 2009 at 2:08 pm

I think that the Capri closed sometime around 1980. Eventually, if I remember correctly, the auditorium structure was demolished and all that remains is the Lobby building, modernized and converted to office space. The building was still being called the Capri and had a small marquee-like canopy that projected out from the facade over the sidewalk. This conversion took place around 1983/84.