Empire Theatre

265 Washington Street


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Newspaper Articles

April 25, 1909 - Frederick Wilson
May 1, 1911 - For Better Fire Protection
July 13, 1911 - Peter F. Diana

From Nat Bodian:

The Empire Theatre, a handsomely-designed structure of brick and stone as it appeared when it opened in downtown Newark in 1912. Known as Miner's Empire Theatre when it opened, it started as a variety house with approximately 1,000 seats.

Nat Bodian remembers Burlesque at the Empire Theatre