Globe Theatre

5901 Market Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19139

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The Globe Theatre, a 720-seat theatre which stood on Market Street, originally opened in 1910. Nine years later, the theater was redesigned by the architectural firm of Hoffman & Henon. The theater closed around the mid-1930’s and has since been razed.

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Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 1, 2005 at 2:58 pm

A Kimball organ Size 2/12 was installed in the Globe Theater in 1916.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on September 17, 2007 at 12:21 pm

The Kimball organ was replaced with a Wurlitzer theater organ opus 868 style H 3M installed on 8/6/1924.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 27, 2007 at 3:20 pm

Before the Kimball organ, a Hook & Hastings theater organ opus 2338 was installed in 1914.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on January 4, 2014 at 12:41 pm

According to Philadelphia Architects and Buildings, Anderson & Haupt were the original architects of the Globe Theatre.

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