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Academy of Music

212-4 S. Tryon St., Charlotte, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1905* - unknown
Performance Types movies , vaudeville
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Descriptionmatinee performances at 3 pm and evening performances at 7 and 9 pm. located in the old Trust building.
Notesserved as a location for both cinematic and vaudeville performances. renovated in 1922. orchestra pit members: Prof. A. J Marshall- director Peter Martin- drums Wilber Tombly- clarinet Earl Landis- violin Robert Stuart- trombone.
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
Crovo, J.L. manager (1907*)
Lee, C.F. manager (1922*)
Schloss, Simeon Archibald manager
Associated Organizations
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Newspaper Clippings

  1. Moving Pictures To-Night - Academy of Music
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 10/6/1906
    Tags: opera house
  2. Academy of Music - Ad - first ad
    The Charlotte News - 10/20/1906
    Tags: advertisement; film title
  3. No More Movies This Season - Academy of Music
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 8/19/1907
    Tags: opera house; projection problems
  4. The New Manager Arrives - Academy of Music
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 8/21/1907
    Tags: manager; opera house
  5. Keith House Is Ready To Open - Academy of Music
    The Charlotte News - 8/31/1919
    Tags: band or orchestra; hours of operation; manager; music; opera house; program change; renovation; re-opening; vaudeville
  6. Academy of Music - Ad - manager
    The Charlotte News - 9/14/1922
    Tags: advertisement; manager; vaudeville

Periodicals

  1. Academy (of Music) - Gans-Nelson Pictures
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 12/15/1906
    Tags: manager; traveling exhibitor
  2. Academy of Music - Listing for Shepherd's Moving Pictures
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 9/23/1905
    Tags: manager
  3. Howe's Moving Pictures - Lyceum Theatre - minstrel shows
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 9/29/1906
    Tags: manager; minstrel shows; traveling exhibitor
  4. Howe's Moving Pictures - Messenger Opera House - manager
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 3/10/1906
    Tags: film title; manager; traveling exhibitor
  5. Listing for Howe's Moving Pictures - Lyceum Theatre - manager
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 10/7/1905
    Tags: film title; manager; traveling exhibitor