Strand Theater

619 Louisiana Avenue,
Shreveport, LA 71165-1547

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TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on July 22, 2010 at 2:04 pm

Very nice theatre.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on July 21, 2010 at 6:19 pm

I visited the Strand Theatre it was an ABC THEATRE At the time .Took Pictures.Couldn’t get in. Closed.

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RoadsideArchitecture.com on June 5, 2010 at 2:54 pm

The original sign is on display in Las Vegas (Neonopolis) according to this article:
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A photo of it:
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Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 3, 2009 at 8:11 am

Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977

Strand Theatre (added 1977 – Building – #77000668)
630 Crockett St, Shreveport

Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Weil,Emile, Stewart-McGehee
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Ehrlich,Hary,et al.
Significant Year: 1925, 1923
Area of Significance: Performing Arts, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Theater

I don’t know why the address is different. The zipcode above should be changed to 71101.

DonLewis
DonLewis on March 21, 2009 at 7:02 pm

From 1986, a view of the Strand’s organ, an original theater seat, a chandelier and a box seat.

DonLewis
DonLewis on March 21, 2009 at 7:02 pm

From 1986, a view of the Strand’s organ, an original theater seat, a chandelier and a box seat.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on March 14, 2009 at 12:23 pm

More 2008 photos can be seen here and here.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 9, 2008 at 12:38 pm

An October 2008 photo can be seen here.

DonLewis
DonLewis on May 21, 2008 at 9:37 am

A 1986 view of the Strand Theater in Shreveport.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on March 16, 2008 at 6:03 pm

This photo is more recent.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on February 11, 2008 at 6:38 pm

Here is a 2008 photo of the Strand.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 25, 2007 at 4:21 pm

A more recent photo of the Strand Theater can be seen here.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 1, 2007 at 8:08 pm

A Robert-Morton theater organ size 2/13 was installed in the Strand Theater in 1925.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on April 28, 2007 at 7:42 am

This is a 2007 close-up view of the Strand Theater.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 26, 2006 at 4:08 am

Here is a recent photo of the Strand Theater.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 28, 2005 at 4:45 pm

Here is another photo of the Strand Theater.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on September 27, 2005 at 10:24 am

Another photo of the Strand Theater can be seen here.

William
William on December 5, 2003 at 8:47 am

When the Strand Theatre was movie theatre it seated 1600 people.