So it turns out that the history of the old Harlem Casino, 124th Street and 7th Avenue, is more complicated than I had thought. When we last visited this location, in my post of March 27, I concluded that (contrary to my previous assumptions) it was probably not really the oldest theatrical building left standing [...]
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May 22nd, 2009 1 Comment
March 27th, 2009 1 Comment
Picking up where we left off last week, we’re trying to determine whether or not the Greater Refuge Temple at 124th Street and 7th Avenue, formerly the Loew’s Seventh Avenue movie palace (formerly the Harlem Casino) is really the oldest theater left standing in Manhattan (for more about the building, see last week’s post). My [...]