29_35x90 knx_35x90
CBSLA WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Info | Watch Josh's Live Demo

KFWB On Your Corner: Orpheum Movie Theater

View Comments
(courtesy Orpheum.com)

(courtesy Orpheum.com)

(KFWB 980) — A few years ago, the Los Angeles Times called the Broadway Theater district downtown one of the city’s most hidden yet sparkling gems.

The six-block stretch of Broadway between Third and Ninth was home to a dozen of the grand movie palaces dating back to the 1930s — the largest concentration in the United States.

While the buildings remain, only one of them has been fully restored.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,330 other followers