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Trolleyguy commented about Overland Theatre on Nov 22, 2020 at 12:15 pm

It’s current use is as an interpretative nature center.

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Trolleyguy commented about Manor Theatre on Nov 21, 2020 at 3:53 pm

From its banquet hall days.

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Trolleyguy commented about Cameo Theatre on Nov 19, 2020 at 7:24 am

Current Google view shows a barber shop at that address.

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Trolleyguy commented about Rouss Center for the Arts on Nov 11, 2020 at 8:49 am

The website has more information about the history of the building. http://rousscenter.org/

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Trolleyguy commented about Jeffery Hosts Martin and Lewis on Nov 8, 2020 at 8:35 am

1954

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Trolleyguy commented about Park Theatre on Oct 30, 2020 at 9:00 am

The theatre has been repurposed to a music shop called CD Source, buying and selling CDs, DVDs, and the like. The marquee has been retained. Website: https://cdsourcerockford.com/

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Trolleyguy commented about Liberty Theatre on Oct 30, 2020 at 8:16 am

Even before required by the ADA. Very impressive.

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Trolleyguy commented about Stanley - Pittsburgh, PA on Oct 18, 2020 at 8:28 am

1968

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Trolleyguy commented about Victor Theatre on Oct 17, 2020 at 4:29 pm

Added two early street scenes and a 1944 ad.

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Trolleyguy commented about Anthony Theater on Oct 17, 2020 at 6:53 am

Functions should include performing arts. No movies scheduled on Facebook page.

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Trolleyguy commented about Ideal Theatre on Oct 13, 2020 at 9:02 am

Just added a 1940 street scene to Photos showing the Ideal and quite a crowd of people. Might be some kind of holiday.

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Trolleyguy commented about Esquire Theatre on Sep 29, 2020 at 7:17 am

In-depth article about the Telenews here. https://onmilwaukee.com/articles/telenews-theater?fbclid=IwAR1nMJJmNcc6pqpLLS4VlgtFMt5UVJGLhheHUdIaMrhrG637z6ln5mwnSZg

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Trolleyguy commented about Orpheum Theater on Sep 26, 2020 at 6:45 am

I uploaded an auditorium picture to the photos section. It’s called the Vaudeville Grand which could be this theater which was located on Grand Avenue. Two of the other photos show vaudeville being featured at the Orpheum so this might have been the same theater.

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Trolleyguy commented about Devon Theatre on Sep 24, 2020 at 7:15 am

Website: https://m.facebook.com/thehistoricdevontheater/

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Trolleyguy commented about Towne Cinema on Sep 6, 2020 at 6:07 pm

Open again on a limited basis with first-run films.

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Trolleyguy commented about Market Street Cinema on Aug 31, 2020 at 7:47 am

1959 photo downloaded to photos.

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Trolleyguy commented about Round Up Theater on Aug 27, 2020 at 11:33 am

Duplicate of picture uploaded in 2012.

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Trolleyguy commented about Marcus Point UltraScreen Cinemas on Aug 27, 2020 at 11:30 am

Marcus will reopen this theatre on august 28 2020 with Covid19 restrictions in place.

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Trolleyguy commented about Palace Cinema on Aug 27, 2020 at 11:29 am

Marcus will reopen this theatre on August 28 2020 with Covid19 restrictions in place.

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Trolleyguy commented about Emagine Geneva Lakes on Aug 21, 2020 at 9:16 am

This theatre is now open observing social distancing and mask requirements.

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Trolleyguy commented about Esquire Theatre on Aug 14, 2020 at 3:05 pm

Photo by Joe Rosenthal, SF Chronicle, 3/15/48

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Trolleyguy commented about Hill-Top Drive-In on Aug 13, 2020 at 8:55 am

The tornado of August 10 demolished the screen completely. Story here. https://patch.com/illinois/joliet/joliets-hill-top-drive-theater-toppled-storm

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Trolleyguy commented about Dreamland Theatre on Aug 10, 2020 at 12:10 pm

Any more information?

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Trolleyguy commented about Happy Hour Theatre on Jul 27, 2020 at 6:57 am

That’s it? No dates, address, building type?

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Trolleyguy commented about Cliftex Theater on Jul 21, 2020 at 8:04 am

Website link is broken. Correct link: https://www.thecliftex.com/