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Herald Square Theatre

1331 Broadway (29 W. 35th St.), New York, NY
Seats (approximate): 1150

Rose & Stone, architects. Decorated with the interior of Booth's Theatre, which was being taken apart. In 1894, leased by Charles Evans, who rebuilt it and renamed it the Herald Square. Damaged by fire in 1908 and rebuilt as a one-story structure. In 1911, it became the first New York theatre to be converted into a silent movie house. In 1915, it was razed to accomodate the expanding garment district.

Built: 1883   
Closed: 1914
Demolished: 1915

Theatre Names Named
Herald Square Theatre
Opened September 17, 1894
1894
New Park Theatre
1883

Broadway Productions

Everywoman
Play, Original, Play with music
Feb 19, 1912 - Mar 23, 1912

The Million
Play, Original
Jan 08, 1912 - Feb 1912

Betsy
Musical, Original, Comedy
Dec 11, 1911 - Jan 06, 1912

The Wife Hunters
Musical, Original
Nov 02, 1911 - Dec 02, 1911

A Gentleman of Leisure
Play, Original, Comedy
Oct 16, 1911 - Closing date unknown

Miss Jack
Musical, Original, Comedy
Sep 04, 1911 - Sep 16, 1911

A Country Girl
Musical, Revival
May 29, 1911 - Jun 24, 1911

Everywoman
Play, Original, Play with music
Feb 27, 1911 - May 1911

The Balkan Princess
Musical, Original
Feb 09, 1911 - Feb 1911

The Paradise of Mahomet
Musical, Original, Opera
Jan 17, 1911 - Feb 04, 1911

The Girl and the Kaiser
Musical, Original, Operetta
Nov 22, 1910 - Jan 14, 1911

Tillie's Nightmare
Musical, Original, Comedy
May 05, 1910 - Jul 09, 1910

The Yankee Girl
Musical, Original, Comedy
Feb 10, 1910 - Apr 30, 1910

Old Dutch
Musical, Original, Farce
Nov 22, 1909 - Feb 05, 1910

The Chocolate Soldier
Musical, Original, Opera
Oct 25, 1909 - Nov 20, 1909

The Rose of Algeria
Musical, Original
Sep 20, 1909 - Oct 23, 1909

A Broken Idol
Musical, Original, Farce
Aug 16, 1909 - Sep 18, 1909

The Beauty Spot
Musical, Original, Play
Apr 10, 1909 - Aug 07, 1909

The Return of Eve
Musical, Original, Extravaganza, Fantasy
Mar 17, 1909 - Apr 1909

A Woman of Impulse
Play, Original
Mar 01, 1909 - Mar 1909

Three Twins
Musical, Original, Play
Jun 15, 1908 - Dec 22, 1908

The Girl Behind the Counter
Musical, Original, Comedy
Oct 01, 1907 - Jun 06, 1908

Anna Karenina
Play, Original
Sep 02, 1907 - Closing date unknown

The Orchid
Musical, Original, Comedy
Apr 08, 1907 - Sep 1907

Widower's Houses
Play, Original
Mar 07, 1907 - Mar 1907

The Road to Yesterday
Play, Original, Comedy, Fantasy
Dec 31, 1906 - Closing date unknown

About Town
Musical, Original, Revue
Nov 15, 1906 - Dec 29, 1906

The Great Decide
Musical, Original, Burlesque
Nov 15, 1906 - Dec 29, 1906

About Town
Musical, Original, Revue
Aug 30, 1906 - Nov 10, 1906

George Washington, Jr.
Musical, Original
Feb 12, 1906 - Apr 21, 1906

Coming Thro' The Rye
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jan 09, 1906 - Feb 10, 1906

Carmen
Play, Revival
Dec 18, 1905 - Jan 1906

Sapho
Play, Revival, Drama
Dec 11, 1905 - Closing date unknown

The Labyrinth
Play, Original, Melodrama
Nov 27, 1905 - Dec 09, 1905

Fritz in Tammany Hall
Musical, Original
Oct 16, 1905 - Nov 18, 1905

The Rollicking Girl
Musical, Original, Comedy
May 01, 1905 - Oct 14, 1905

The Chosen People
Play, Original, Drama
Mar 23, 1905 - Mar 23, 1905

The Woman in the Case
Play, Original, Drama
Jan 31, 1905 - Apr 15, 1905

Woodland
Musical, Original, Fantasy
Dec 22, 1904 - Jan 28, 1905

Lew Dockstader's Minstrels
Musical, Original, Minstrel
Oct 31, 1904 - Nov 1904

The School Girl
Musical, Original
Oct 24, 1904 - Dec 10, 1904

The Spellbinder
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 05, 1904 - Sep 1904

The Girl from Kay's
Musical, Original
Aug 18, 1904 - Sep 03, 1904

The Girl from Kay's
Musical, Original
Nov 02, 1903 - May 28, 1904

The Proud Prince
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 12, 1903 - Closing date unknown

Captain Dieppe
Play, Original
Sep 14, 1903 - Closing date unknown

The Knickerbocker Girl
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jun 15, 1903 - Jun 27, 1903

John Henry
Play, Original, Farce
May 25, 1903 - Jun 1903

Pretty Peggy
Play, Original, Drama
Mar 23, 1903 - May 1903

Mr. Pickwick
Musical, Original
Jan 19, 1903 - Mar 21, 1903

Julius Caesar
Play, Revival, Tragedy
Dec 01, 1902 - Jan 1903

A Cigarette Maker's Romance
Play, Original, Drama
Nov 12, 1902 - Nov 1902

Rouget De L'Isle
Play, Original, One Act
Nov 12, 1902 - Nov 1902

The Children of Kings
Play, Original
Nov 03, 1902 - Nov 1902

The Only Way
Play, Revival, Drama, Romance
Oct 20, 1902 - Nov 1902

The Emerald Isle
Musical, Original, Comedy, Opera
Sep 01, 1902 - Oct 18, 1902

The Defender
Musical, Original, Extravaganza
Jul 03, 1902 - Aug 23, 1902

Dolly Varden
Musical, Original, Comedy, Opera
Jan 27, 1902 - Jun 28, 1902

Beaucaire
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 02, 1901 - Jan 1902

The New Yorkers
Musical, Original
Oct 07, 1901 - Nov 30, 1901

Tom Moore
Play, Original, Drama, Play with music, Romance
Aug 31, 1901 - Oct 05, 1901

The Brixton Burglary
Play, Original, Farce
May 20, 1901 - Jul 08, 1901

The Prima Donna
Musical, Original, Farce
Apr 17, 1901 - May 18, 1901

The Girl from Up There
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jan 07, 1901 - Mar 30, 1901

Cashel Byron
Play, Original
Dec 27, 1900 - Dec 27, 1900

Sold and Paid For
Play, Original
Dec 07, 1900 - Dec 70, 1900

Arizona
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 10, 1900 - Jan 14, 1901

The Cadet Girl
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jul 25, 1900 - Sep 08, 1900

Quo Vadis
Play, Original
Apr 09, 1900 - May 1900

Little Nell and the Marchioness
Play, Original
Mar 26, 1900 - Apr 1900

Madame Butterfly
Play, Original, Drama, One Act
Mar 05, 1900 - Mar 1900

Naughty Anthony
Play, Original, Farce
Jan 08, 1900 - Mar 1900

A Greek Slave
Musical, Original, Comedy
Nov 28, 1899 - Dec 23, 1899

Children of the Ghetto
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 16, 1899 - Dec 1899

The Only Way
Play, Original, Drama, Romance
Sep 16, 1899 - Oct 14, 1899

An Arabian Girl and 40 Thieves
Musical, Original, Comedy
Apr 29, 1899 - May 27, 1899

That Man
Play, Original, Melodrama
Apr 16, 1899 - Closing date unknown

By the Sad Sea Waves
Musical, Original, Comedy, Vaudeville
Feb 28, 1899 - Apr 08, 1899

The Reverend Griffith Davenport
Play, Original, Drama
Jan 31, 1899 - Closing date unknown

The Little Host
Musical, Original, Comedy
Dec 26, 1898 - Jan 14, 1899

The Ragged Regiment
Play, Original, Drama
Jun 20, 1898 - Closing date unknown

The French Maid
Play, Original
Sep 1897 - Closing date unknown

The Girl From Paris
Musical, Original
Dec 1896 - Closing date unknown

A Parlor Match
Play, Revival, Farce, Play with music
Sep 21, 1896 - Closing date unknown

The Heart of Maryland
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 22, 1895 - Closing date unknown

Pudd'n-head Wilson
Play, Original, Melodrama
Apr 15, 1895 - May 1895

Charlotte Corday
Play, Original, Drama
Mar 25, 1895 - Closing date unknown

Rob Roy
Musical, Original, Comedy, Opera, Romance
Oct 29, 1894 - Mar 23, 1895

Napoleon Bonaparte
Play, Original
Oct 27, 1894 - Closing date unknown

Arms and the Man
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 17, 1894 - Closing date unknown

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