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Linda Richardson

Uptown Theater (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Renovations Of Historic Philadelphia Theater Inch Forward

The Uptown Theater has been dead for more than two decades, and resurrecting the landmark will take a lot of time and money.

10/17/2013

Uptown Theater. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

Historic Uptown Theater Celebrates Black Music Month By Opening Doors for Tours

To celebrate Black Music Month, the Philadelphia landmark is opening its doors to the public for a day of tours.

06/19/2013

(The Uptown Theatre, on North Broad Street near Susquehanna, in North Philadelphia.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Renovations Begin At North Philadelphia’s Historic ‘Uptown’ Theatre

The art deco-styled theatre opened its doors in 1929. It started out as a movie theatre, and by the 1960s it was the crown jewel of Philadelphia’s black entertainment scene.

12/12/2011

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