New York, NY: New Victory Theatre

Country: United States of America
State: New York
City: New York
Borough: Manhattan
Location: 207-211 West 42nd Street

Built 1900 as "Theatre Republic" by Albert E. Westover for Oscar Hammerstein. 1902 major interior rebuilding by Bigelow, Wallis & Cotten for David Belasco. Re-opened 29 Sep 1902 as "Belasco Theatre". 1910 renamed "Republic". Since 1930 operated as a burlesque theatre by Minsky. 1942 converted to a cinema and renamed "Victory". In the 1990s reconverted to a theatre proper to the original 1902 plans, as part of the Times Square Redevelopment Project. Re-opened 1995 as "New Victory Theatre".

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New York, NY: New Victory Theatre Picture: auditorium during the 1902 rebuilding
Reverse Text: "Belasco Theatre (old Republic), New York City, 1902"
Publisher: Museum of the City of New York; "On Stage"; Pomegranate, Rohnert Park CA
Type: card from a postcard book
Size: Modern
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New York, NY: New Victory Theatre Reverse Text: "The New Victory Theater, New York's new theater for kids and families, offers year-round, professional productions - from plays and music, to puppetry and films."
Publisher: GoCard Nationwide Postcard Advertising
Size: Modern
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