Riviera Theatre

5002 W. Adams Boulevard,
Los Angeles, CA

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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on March 15, 2008 at 12:31 am

Function should be retail.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on June 16, 2007 at 11:43 pm

No, it turns out that it’s called Chestnuts & Papaya and its business is furniture and accessory rentals for film productions.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on June 16, 2007 at 11:34 pm

Looks from the pictures like this is another building converted to a single use and thus probably using a single address. If that address is 5000 W. Adams (I can’t find a current listing for 5002 W. Adams), then the current occupant is a home & garden-related shop going by the strange but euphonious name Chestnuts Papayas.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on June 11, 2007 at 10:12 pm

Featured on 6/26/35 – “Society Doctor” and “The Barretts of Wimpole Street”.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on June 10, 2007 at 10:25 pm

The theater building is still there. It’s painted red. No way to tell what kind of business, though. I took some pictures.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on December 17, 2004 at 10:45 pm

I have searched on Terraserver for the address 5002 W.Adams Boulevard, Los Angeles, and the fairly recent USGS aerial photograph of the area displayed shows a building at that address which certainly looks as though it once housed a theater. I have not been able to find what the current use of the building might be.