Ridgefield, CT: Ridgefield Playhouse

Country: United States of America
State: Connecticut
City: Ridgefield
Location: 80 East Ridge Avenue

Built 1938 as high school auditorium by Cass Gilbert Jr. Orirignally used for high school theatre performances and concerts as well as community events. Closed 1972. In the 1990s, a referendum initiated by a citizens' group, "The Friends of The Ridgefield Performing Arts Center" resulted in a major restoration of the theatre. Re-opened Dec 2000 by a concert of Jose Feliciano. Used for theatre performances, concerts, as a cinema, and for various political events, high school ceremonies, and high school performances. 514 seats.

Link: www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org

[Ridgefield, CT: Ridgefield Playhouse] Front Text: "Playhouse, Ridgefield, Conn."
Publisher: Gramatan Art. Co., Mount Vernon NY
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Ridgefield CT to New York NY, 1956


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