The Inglewood Fox Theatre opened on March 31, 1949. It closed in 1988, and was added to the National Historic Register in late 2012.
Hi Everyone – I’m on another road trip to photograph America’s abandoned theaters. This time I’m traveling up the west coast of the United States. Keep checking back over the next week for more updates!
View from the back of the auditorium.
The UC Theatre originally opened in 1917 in Berkeley, California. It closed in March 2001, and was designated a landmark the following year. Plans are…
September 27 Photo Workshop #1 at the Everett Square Theatre in Boston, MA
I’m excited to announce that on September 27 and 28 I’ll be partnering with photographer/founder of Abandoned America, Matthew Christopher for two photo workshops in Massachusetts.
September 27, 2014 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Everett Square Theatre in Boston, MA
September 28, 2014 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at…
View of the auditorium from the side of the balcony.
The Everett Square Theatre opened in 1915 in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. It was designed by Boston architect Harry M. Ramsay for the Littlefield Trust, the original owner of the theater. The 798 seat theater cost $65,000 ($1.5 million in 2014 when adjusted for inflation) to build, and was part of the M&P Theatre circuit.
View of the auditorium from the balcony.
The Russell Theatre opened on December 4, 1930 in Maysville, Kentucky. Plans to build the theater were announced in 1929 by Col. J. Barbour Russell, a local businessman. Russell hired the architectural firm of Frankel and Curtisto design the theater. It was built on the site of a grocery warehouse owned by the Russell family at a cost of around $125,000.…
Summer is about to begin so it’s time for a print sale at After the Final Curtain!
Earlier this year, I had an exhibition in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and have a nine leftover framed prints. These 12×18 prints were framed by me, and are signed and numbered.
Check out the prints at: http://www.mlambrosphotography.com/framedprintsale or at the links in…
Franklin Park Theatre Dorchester, MA
Help me pick the next blog post on After the Final Curtain! Cast a vote for the theater you’d like to see next on the site, and whichever has the most votes by Thursday 6/19 will be featured in a blog post on Friday 6/20!
View from the balcony of the Adams Theatre.
View from the balcony of the Russell Theatre.
Everett Square Theatre Boston, MA
View from the…
Over the years, I’ve come across a number of vintage photographs while researching blog posts for After the Final Curtain. One resource is the Theatre Historical Society of America‘s American Theatre Architecture Archive. With their permission I was able to combine our photographs to create these “rephotographs” showcasing a glimpse of what I have seen over the years. The composite of these…
Second Floor, Arcade Building St. Louis, Missouri.
The building is named for this section of the building which was a precursor to modern shopping malls.