|Ridgefield, CT: Ridgefield Playhouse|
Country: United States of America
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.
Front Text: "Playhouse, Ridgefield, Conn."|
Publisher: Gramatan Art. Co., Mount Vernon NY
Type: Divided Back
Sent: from Ridgefield CT to New York NY, 1956
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