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Star Theatre

27 W. Trade, Charlotte, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 5/1908* - 1911*
Performance Types movies
Capacity
Racial Policy
Descriptionrenovations including a larger stage pushed back to allow 25% more seating. dressing rooms built. matinees every afternoon- popular amoung ladies and children.
Notesproduces the latest moving pictures- one of few theaters selected.
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
Newell, Clifford manager
Associated Organizations
(less)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Where To Go Tonight - Star Theatre
    The Charlotte News - 5/6/1908
    Tags: film title; vaudeville
  2. At the Star Theatre - program change
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 1/23/1909
    Tags: program change; vaudeville
  3. The Star Improves Home
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 2/17/1909
    Tags: manager; renovation; vaudeville