A.B.C. Theatre

3321 Chestnut Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Unfavorite 1 person favorited this theater

| Street View

Pioneer Philadelphia movie exhibitor Marcus A. Benn opened the A.B.C. Theatre in 1913. It was located in a former stable that was converted into a theater by architects Anderson & Haupt. The house was located in the University Park neighborhood, and its site is now part of a parking facility for the surrounding campuses.

Contributed by Joe Vogel

Recent comments (view all 1 comments)

TheALAN on January 12, 2014 at 7:28 pm

According to PAB, the team of Anderson & Haupt consisted of Julius J. Anderson, an architect and Max Haupt, an engineer. Any other details about the A.B.C. Theatre would be most appreciated!

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater