Broad Street Theatre

(South Broad and Locust Streets, Philadelphia)


The Broad Street Theatre of Philadelphia was built in 1876 by architects Kiralfy, Bolossy, and Imre.


In 1889 additions and alterations were designed by architect John D. Allen.



Broad Street / 1927


In 1904 more additions and alterations were designed by architect Rush Plowman


The theatre was torn down in 1937.


Programs available from this theatre:

  • The Liliputians /1891

  • The Bachelor's Baby / 1909

  • The Legend of Lenore / 1915

  • The Ladies Shakespeare / 1915

  • Quality Street / 1915

  • The Shining Hour /1935


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