Promised Valley Playhouse

132 S. State Street,
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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kencmcintyre on August 18, 2009 at 9:33 pm

It has not been demolished, correct?

ghamilton on September 17, 2005 at 4:36 am

I attended this theater often during one period of my life,as it was only two blocks from my apt.It was the first theater my first newborn child went to(he’s 35 now).SLC now has just 2 left out of many,and the jury is still out on one(UTAH).This is just so sad and wasn’t the way it should have been.“seismic upgrades"have been the excuse to destroy many bldgs in the West.

ghamilton on September 16, 2005 at 11:46 am

These photos from the Utah theaters site via Mr.Memory show what a tragic,stupid waste that the destruction of this beauty was.The justifications for this slaughter were boiled down to one word-greed for profit at the cost of the soul of the city these pratts claim to care so much about.It’s a good thing I don’t have to sustain Zion Securities functionaries as Prophets,seers and revelators at general conference next month.I’d have to become a baptist.`

ghamilton on March 7, 2005 at 5:11 pm

The books were cooked to justify destroying this place.It was soooo gorgeous.

William on December 6, 2003 at 4:03 pm

During the 50’s when it was called the Lyric it seated 1160 people.