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Schubert Alley

 
 
Schubert Alley plaque image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 23, 2017
1. Schubert Alley plaque
Inscription.  
Dedicated to all those who glorify the theatre and use this short thoroughfare
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Entertainment.
 
Location. 40° 45.486′ N, 73° 59.23′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Schubert Alley near West 44th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 W 44th St, New York NY 10036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stage Door Canteen (within shouting distance of this marker); John Golden (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Times Square (Hotel) (about 400 feet away); Medal of Honor Recipients (about 500 feet away); Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill (about 600 feet away); New Amsterdam Theatre (about 700 feet away); Duffy Square (about 700 feet away); The Father Duffy Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Regarding Schubert Alley. The Theater and alley are listed in the "AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition".
 
Also see . . .
Schubert Alley image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 23, 2017
2. Schubert Alley
West 44th Street side; the plaque is just visible over the right side door.

1. Shubert Alley. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on November 7, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 

2. "Shubert Alley: Star-Gazing, but Maybe Not on Mondays". Streetscapes, New York Times, July 3, 2014 (Submitted on November 7, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Schubert Alley image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 15, 2016
3. Schubert Alley
The West 45th Street side
Schubert Alley image. Click for full size.
By New York Times Streetscapes, Unknown
4. Schubert Alley
West 45th Street side, 1920s?.
"Shubert Alley was created as the Shubert and Booth theaters were built in 1913. The eastern half of the alley was the property of the 1904 Hotel Astor, and was later used as a bus station. The fence was removed in 1949."
The Schubert Theatre image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 24, 2017
5. The Schubert Theatre
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 7, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 7, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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