Beacon theater new york city

Discover the rich history and awe-inspiring performances at Beacon Theater in New York City. Get ready to be captivated by the finest entertainment this iconic venue has to offer.
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The Beacon Theatre was originally conceived by film producer Herbert Lubin in 1926 as part of a projected chain of deluxe New York City movie palaces. The planned Roxy Theatre Circuit was to be operated by Lubin and Samuel L. "Roxy" Rothafel with the famous Roxy Theatre as its flagship. Planned as the Roxy Midway Theatre, the future Beacon was designed by Walter W. Ahlschlager of Chicago, the architect of the 6,000-seat Roxy, as a smaller mate to the great Times Square theater [4]. However…

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Interior of the Beacon Theater. The ornate neo-Grecian interior features 30 ft-tall  Greek goddesses flanking its curtainless stage, which  rises from its basement. White marble floors and mahogany bars on the orchestra and mezzanine levels. Exquisite detailing include elaborate gilded plaster moldings, polished hardwood, and brass staircase rails. Corridor murals depict Eastern scenes of trading caravans. With its superior acoustics it is a leading venue for concerts Theatre, Los Angeles, Museums, York, New York City, Architecture, Beacon Theater, Broadway Theatre New York, Opera House

Interior of the Beacon Theater. The ornate neo-Grecian interior features 30 ft-tall Greek goddesses flanking its curtainless stage, which rises from its basement. White marble floors and mahogany bars on the orchestra and mezzanine levels. Exquisite detailing include elaborate gilded plaster moldings, polished hardwood, and brass staircase rails. Corridor murals depict Eastern scenes of trading caravans. With its superior acoustics it is a leading venue for concerts

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