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  Paramount Theater: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Paramount Theater: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic
Paramount Theater is an Art Deco Art Deco quick summary:
A movie theater (american english) or cinema is a location, usually a building, for viewing movies....
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 Who We Are
Adolph Zukor, the future founder and chairman of Paramount Pictures and the original owners and residents of the Paramount Building, arranged the first ever showing of a feature film, Queen Elizabeth, to America, which starred Sarah Bernhardt at the Lyceum Theater in 1912.
At thirty-three stories with a clock tower, the Paramount Building, when erected, was the tallest structure on Broadway north of the Woolworth Building and its illuminated glass globe could be seen as far as New Jersey.
The well-known Paramount trademark ring of five-pointed stars surrounding a mountain peak is recalled in the design of the clocks, which symbolically cap a “mountain-like” building.
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 (1999 Preservation Revolving Fund Casebook : Property Entries Online)
Reduced seating capacity in the Paramount (about 1,500) in relation to earlier Boston theaters is also a result of the "talkies:" sound movies attracted audiences without the addition of a stage show and were thus able to repeat performances more often throughout the day.
Although the current owners of the Paramount have agreed to stabilize the exterior envelope of the building to coincide with the opening of Millennium Place, it is of the utmost importance that the building's roof be repaired or replaced as soon as possible to prohibit further deterioration of the building.
The most striking aspect of the Paramount's neighborhood context is its juxtaposition between the large-scale new construction of Millennium Place to the south and the historic Washington Street Theater District to the north.
www.historicboston.org /99cb/paramount.htm   (507 words)

  
 Paramount - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Paramount Communications, company known as Gulf and Western Industries until 1989, purchased by Viacom in 1994
Paramount Comedy 1 and 2, television channels in the UK (owned by Viacom)
Paramount Cars was a specialist British car maker active between 1950 and 1956.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Paramount   (224 words)

  
 Welcome to Paramount Theatre Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Paramount Theatre is one of just 300 movie palaces left in the United States according to a recent story in USA Today.
The Paramount has been highly complimented by outstanding national and international musical artists for the beautiful acoustics of the hall and the fact that each seat has an unencumbered view of the stage.
The CO2 system was originally installed at the Hubbard Ice Co. in Cedar Rapids, IA and relocated to the Paramount Theatre during the construction of the building in 1927-1928.
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 Paramount Theater--Seattle, Washington: A National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Paramount Theater opened on March 1, 1928 at the end of an era.
The Paramount Theater represents Movie Palace architecture at its height, just before the Great Depression made the construction and upkeep of such buildings impossible.
The Paramount Theater is located at 901 Pine St. The building is open to the public.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/seattle/s14.htm   (280 words)

  
 Movie Classics: Paramount Theatre
Doors open 60 minutes before the show - giving you ample time to enjoy a cocktail at the bar - and Jim Riggs at the Mighty Wurlitzer organ will serenade you to your seat.
When the curtain rises, you'll be treated to a newsreel, cartoon, previews, the Paramount's prize give-away game "Dec-O-Win", and the feature film.
Paramount Movie Classics is not scheduled for this winter and spring.
www.paramounttheatre.com /film.html   (117 words)

  
 Paramount Theater
On November 25, 1931, The Paramount Theater of Charlottesville, Virginia opened its doors as one of the last grand "movie palaces" during the golden age of cinema.
It is the last historical Paramount Theater still standing in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Located at the very heart of Charlottesville's Downtown Mall, The Paramount Theater was threatened with demolition in the late 80s and early 90s, by developers who planned to build a parking garage or retail/office building on its site.
www.charlottesvilletourism.org /php-bin/resource.php?id=822   (308 words)

  
 The Paramount Theater Monoply
The independent producers who formed SIMPP, including Walt Disney, David O. Selznick, and Sam Goldwyn, selected one of the most notorious Hollywood theater monopolies to declare suit, in the first of what was planned to be a long line of civil antitrust cases to expose monopoly and collect damages for past independent films.
This Michigan cooperative was one of the great examples of the booking agencies that sprang up in various parts of the country, created by neighborhood theaters to protect their interests from the rise of the distributor-owned circuits.
The remnants of the old theater cooperative were acquired by another midwestern exchange in February 1930.
www.cobbles.com /simpp_archive/united-detroit_paramount-history.htm   (860 words)

  
 Paramount Theater Tickets - Paramount Theater Tickets Information
We are in no way associated with or authorized by the and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.
Ordering Paramount Theater Concerts Tickets early insures you a place in the general seating area of your choice.
All of our Paramount Theater Concerts Tickets are either shipped via Federal Express or available for pick up at one of our four Los Angeles offices..
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 Welcome to Vermont's Premiere Showplace...The Paramount Theatre, Rutland, VT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Paramount Theatre is more than just a beautiful building that embraces the remarkable history of the area, it is a living performing arts venue that echoes with the voices of Sarah Bernhardt, Ethel Barrymore, Harry Houdini, Groucho Marx and others.
The Education is Paramount series performs midweek for school groups but the public is invited.
Sponsorship is available as a Paramount Partner at $15,000 per year with recognition at every performance, or $10,000 per year as a series sponsor with recognition for all productions in a particular series, or at $2000 as a show sponsor.
www.paramountvt.org /home.htm   (452 words)

  
 Silent Era : Theaters : USA : Washington : Seattle : Paramount Theater (45th)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Paramount Theatre was a neighborhood theater until the palatial Paramount Theatre was built in downtown Seattle in the late 1920s.
It is unknown when this neighborhood theater changed its name, as it would have to when the larger theater opened.
In 1924, when the Paramount upgraded to another Kimball 2/6 pipe organ, the earlier instrument was reinstalled in the Mission Theatre.
www.silentera.com /theaters/USA/washington/seattle/paramount-45th.html   (142 words)

  
 Welcome to Burlington/Alamance County, North Carolina
The Paramount Theater is located in the heart of Downtown Burlington.
The theater offers a wide array of entertainment throughout the year from National Touring Companies to local abd regional entertainment.
The theater is a multi-use facility with a full stage, lobby, and seated house.
www.burlington-area-nc.org /location.asp?id=52&cat=119   (129 words)

  
 Paramount Arts Center
WTCR and the Paramount are to be commended for bringing such a family friendly event to the tri-state.
Paramount Joe's Rising Star Cafe' "where friends meet, mingle, and mix it up with music!" This week will be hosted by Gary Newman and Sonya Crites, hosts of WTCR's Homegrown show.
It is held on the parking lot adjacent to the Paramount.
www.paramountartscenter.com   (1410 words)

  
 Asbury Park Convention Hall & Paramount Theatre
Convention Hall, the Paramount and the Grand Arcade are available for rentals.
Asbury Park's Convention Hall and Paramount Theatre were designed by Warren and Wetmore, the architects of New York City's Grand Central Station.
The Paramount Theatre is widely regarded for its excellent acoustics as well as its warm architectural splendor.
www.asburyparkconventionhall.com   (149 words)

  
 The Paramount and Moore Theatres | About The Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Seattle's Paramount is the first theatre in the country to offer a fully automated convertible floor system.
This state of the art convertible floor system transforms the beautiful auditorium space into a magnificent ballroom.
The Paramount Theatre is located at 911 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101
www.theparamount.com /about/paramount.asp   (70 words)

  
 Goldsboro News-Argus | News: Paramount Theater fire
The Paramount Theater, a downtown Goldsboro landmark for more than a century, was destroyed Saturday in a pre-dawn fire.
The Stagestruck Theater was also heavily damaged, but other adjoining buildings were saved.
The Paramount, a former movie house, was the city’s hub for the performing arts.
www.newsargus.com /news/archives/2005/02/19/paramount_theater_fire   (226 words)

  
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 Official Ticketmaster site. Paramount Theatre Denver, CO tickets . Directions, seating chart, events.
Paramount General: Open on event / show days only 10am through intermission.
Please be aware that the $1.50 parking fee is in addition to the facility fee.
Will Call is located in the box office at the Paramount.
www.ticketmaster.com /venue/245776   (352 words)

  
 The Paramount Theatre - Broadway's Better In The 'Burbs!
Sunday, May 7, 2006 at 3:00 PM For over 2700 years, Chinese acrobats have astonished audiences with their grace, beauty and physical strength.
The Paramount Arts Center in Aurora IL, offers some of the best live entertainment in the Chicago area.
The historic Paramount Theater is a great place to be entertained with a variety of theatrical, musical, comedy, dance and family performances.
www.paramountarts.com   (271 words)

  
 Cinema Treasures | Paramount Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Built in 1930 by the Paramount-Publix group, the Paramount Theatre was the home of first run movies in Middletown until 1978 when it was forced to close.
In 1979, Middletown took ownership of the Paramount and the Arts Council of Orange County subsequently bought the theater from the city of Middletown.
The Paramount was restored and converted into a first rate performing arts center.
cinematreasures.org /theater/224   (209 words)

  
 The Paramount Theatre
For a full listing of upcoming performances at The Paramount and The Moore Theatres in Seattle, click here.
Be among the first to receive show info and promotions.
The Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101
www.theparamount.com   (45 words)

  
 The Paramount Theater: Charlottesville's historic Paramount Theater is bringing a world of arts and entertainment to ...
The Paramount Theater: Charlottesville's historic Paramount Theater is bringing a world of arts and entertainment to Central Virginia
Built in 1931, Charlottesville's Paramount Theater has held a starring role both now and in the past.
Once a home for movies and community events, The Paramount's doors were closed for thirty years before recent restoration returned the theater's former glory.
www.theparamount.net   (130 words)

  
 Cinema Treasures | Paramount Theater   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Opened in 1932, the Paramount was the last of the great movie palaces erected on downtown Boston's Washington Street, and the only one built exclusively for talking pictures.
The entire development, to be called the Paramount Center, will provide Emerson with much-needed dormitory and rehearsal space.
Emerson College has won much praise for its restoration of the nearby Cutler Majestic Theatre, so its involvement in the Paramount is great news for Washington Street.
cinematreasures.org /theater/24   (314 words)

  
 The Paramount & State Theatres - Austin, TX: Home
After energizing audiences all over the world, the comedy the LA Times calls “Infectious fun,” Triple Espresso, will make its Austin Debut at The State Theatre on April 5th.
Last month, Steven Tomlinson's American Fiesta was named one of six finalists for the $25K Harold And Mimi Steinberg/American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award.
The Paramount and State Theatres are both 501(c)(3) non-profit venues.
www.austintheatre.org   (196 words)

  
 Burlington NC!
Opened in 1929 as the Grand Theatre, the Paramount has provided entertainment and culture opportunities for the people of Burlington for over 70 years.  Following a renovation and restoration effort by the City of Burlington with contributions from the Alamance County Arts Council and corporate supporters, the Paramount reopened on February 18, 1998.
Spacious yet intimate, the theatre seats 398 patrons in close proximity to the stage.  Musicians have praised the facility as acoustically warm, making for a truly enjoyable for the audience.
The Paramount box office is open weekdays from 12:00 p.m.
www.ci.burlington.nc.us /index.asp?NID=26   (709 words)

  
 Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center: Directions
The Paramount Theater and Visual Arts Center is located at:
Note: the Paramount parking ramp and St. Cloud street parking are free after 6 p.m.
Continue to the 9th Avenue exit (right turn) and make another right at the end of the exit ramp onto 10th St. North.
www.paramountarts.org /directions.html   (324 words)

  
 G3 - Satriani, Vai, Malmsteen - live in performance - Paramount Theater
G3'03 - 15 11 03 - Paramount Theater / Seattle
The G3'03 Tour featured bands led by electric guitar masters Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Vai and Joe Satriani.
The tour format included sets by Malmsteen's band, Vai's band and Satriani's band, followed by a jam session with Yngwie Malmsteen and Steve Vai joining the Satriani aggregation...
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 ParamountDenver.com
With only 1,870 seats, the Paramount Theatre is Denver’s best intimate concert venue!
The Paramount Theatre is a non-smoking facility, accessible to all ages
The bar is open for most events, serving alcohol, soft beverages and snacks
www.paramountdenver.com   (69 words)

  
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 Oakland, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of 2006, the Athletics are pursuing alternative sites for a new stadium outside of downtown Oakland.
In February 2006, the Oakland Ballet closed due to financial problems and the loss of their performance facility, the Calvin Simmons Theater at the Kaiser Convention Center.
The Oakland Ballet had been performing in Oakland since 1965.
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