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Berkley Theater - Berkley, MI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
N 42° 30.195 W 083° 11.335
17T E 320150 N 4707975
Quick Description: A mesmerizing marquee.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 9/18/2007 10:36:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM27W8
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Better Half
Views: 83

Long Description:
Opened in 1940, the Art Moderne Berkley could seat 851 and screened first run features. Its sleek and curving facade featured a tall vertical marquee with the theater's name on each side.

By the late 70s, the Berkley had switched over to second-run fare. In the early 90s, the theater was showing a mixture of first and second-run films.

Unfortunately, this beautiful neighborhood movie house has since closed. From what we were able to see, it's now a Rite-Aid drug store (BUMMER).

The good news is, the town forced them to keep the sign operational.
Number of Screen(s): 1

Year Theater Opened: Not listed

Ticket Price (local currency): Not Listed

Matinee Price (local currency): Not Listed

Concessions Available: Not Listed

Web site: Not listed

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Please try to include yourself or gps in the picture.
Tell of your experience at the theater, if it is still a theater. If it is no longer a theater tell of an experience from the past at the theater, if this can be done.
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