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Theaterama

 
 
Theaterama Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 16, 2016
1. Theaterama Marker
Inscription.
Just outside the Tent of Tomorrow is the circular concrete structure of the Theaterama. its outside wall exhibited pop art works by Andy Warhol including his controversial “Thirteen Most Wanted Men,” Roy Lichtenstein, and others. Inside, visitors saw a 360-degree panoramic motion picture of New York State as a place to live, study, work and play. Today, the theater is home to the Queens Theatre.

 
Location. 40° 44.65′ N, 73° 50.668′ W. Marker is in Queens, New York, in Queens County. Marker is on United Nations Avenue South. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corona NY 11368, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The New York State Pavilion became a movie set (within shouting distance of this marker); Restaurant (within shouting distance of this marker); The Architect (within shouting distance of this marker); Skate Rental (within shouting distance of this marker); “Lucy Day” at the New York World’s Fair (within shouting distance of this marker); New York State Pavilion (within shouting distance of this marker);
Theaterama, now Queens Theater image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 16, 2016
2. Theaterama, now Queens Theater
Remnants from the ruins (within shouting distance of this marker); Live Performances (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queens.
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 26, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 26, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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