“Keith’s Vaudeville” and “refined photo plays” at the Rockland Theatre.
Postmarked August 24, 1915
Rockland Historical Society:
“The Rockland Theatre was located at 12 Park Street. It became the Park Theatre in 1921 and the Knox Theatre in 1952. The building was torn down in 1962.”
Postcard part of the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.
Since 1997, legendary theatre historian, Cezar Del Valle has been conducting a popular series of theatre talks and walks. Currently accepting bookings for 2017: historical societies, libraries , senior centers, etc.
He has also joined with Local Expeditions to present a series of walking tours.
Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society. Final volume published in September 2014.
Currently editing and updating the third edition of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, Volume I.