Photos favorited by LouRugani

  • <p>Rita Rinelli at the GENESEE Theatre organ console, 1981.</p>
  • <p>Saturday, February 24, 1934. Mary Sunde Maddox was from Racine, Wisconsin.</p>
  • <p>TOUR DU PAGE THEATRE * MAY 10-10:30 AM. A delightful visit to a rare suburban movie palace is planned for
              SPRING - Saturday, May 10 10:30 AM - A Spanish-Moorish atmospheric theatre designed by R. G. Wolff, the DU PAGE Theatre opened on July 1, 1928 and has remained intact. Complete restoration was begun in 1977. Our hosts for the day include: Thomas Loftus, owner; M/M Gene Sandstrom, managers; and two THS members: Doug Christensen and Bill Barry. Don’t miss this opportunity to visit a beautiful theatre and renew your friendship with fellow THS members. LOCATION: 109 S. Main Street, Lombard, Il. Theatre located &frac12; block south of NorthWestern Station or 1 block south of St. Charles Road. The 9:40 AM NorthWestern (West line) train from Chicago will get you there on time. Donations will be received to defray postage and printing expenses. Bring a friend - guests invited! (a Theatre Historical Society flyer)</p>
  • <p>July 16, 2017.</p>
  • <p>1985-era bumper sticker.</p>
  • <p>March 12, 1927 grand opening ad for the Crown Theatre.</p>
  • <p>View of auditorium from reopened balcony.</p>
  • <p>Main auditorium wall sconce.</p>
  • <p>Contributors' Walk Of Fame: Antioch Theatre.</p>
  • <p>Reopening night.</p>
  • <p>Kenosha (WI) News: Friday, August 3, 1984, Page 5.</p>
  • <p>With original marquee and entrance (1928)</p>
  • <p>A great front by the Climax Theater in Milwaukee with “Runaway June” in 1915.</p>
  • <p>October 9, 1954.</p>
  • <p>February 16, 1972, Chicago History Museum/Sun Times photo</p>