Princess Theatre

1018 Market Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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TLSLOEWS on July 10, 2010 at 1:27 pm

Villa Formaly Sneaker Villa is listed at this address now.

HowardBHaas on March 3, 2009 at 11:00 am

27 Oct 1951 Box Office reported that Stanley Corp gave 20 year lease to Spencer Shoe Corp for Princess, which dates from 1913,

kencmcintyre on September 12, 2006 at 12:51 pm

You can see the Princess marquee in this 1941 photo:

Gerald A. DeLuca
Gerald A. DeLuca on June 18, 2005 at 1:19 am

Was this also known as “Warner’s Princess”? If so, a while after it had opened in New York in August of 1947, Vittorio De Sica’s film “Shoe Shine” played at Warner’s Princess for three weeks. That shattering neo-realist movie about the aftermath of World War II and life in a boys' prison was distributed at the time by Lopert Films, Inc.