Birmingham, AL: Temple Theatre

Country: United States of America
State: Alabama
City: Birmingham
Location: 517 19th Street North / 6th Avenue North

Built 1921-1922 by Eugene H. Knight as auditorium of the "Birmingham Masonic Temple". 1925 converted into a vaudeville theater, re-opened 27 Apr 1925 as "Loew's Temple Theatre". Later used as a cinema, live theatre and concert venue. Home to the Birmingham Civic Opera and the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Closed 31 Mar 1970. Demolished 1970.

Links: CinemaTreasures,, Wikidata

Birmingham, AL: Temple Theatre Front Text: "Masonic Temple and Temple Theatre, Cor. 6th Ave. and 19th St., Birmingham, Ala."
Reverse Text: "This is one of the largest and most beautiful buildings of its kind in the South, constructed of white granite, classic architecture, houses a theater with a seating capacity of 3,500. The theater contains one of the finest pipe organs in the city."
Publisher: E. C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee; 45
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Birmingham to Jamestown NY, 1937

Permanent link: