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The Fillmore East Theater

 
 
The Fillmore East Theater Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2000
1. The Fillmore East Theater Marker
Inscription. On this site once stood the Lowe's Commodore Movie Palace, The Fillmore East Theater and The Saint discotheque

Dedicated in celebration of all those who came to watch rock and dance.

 
Location. 40° 43.67′ N, 73° 59.358′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on East 6th Street west of Second Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 East 6th Street, New York NY 10003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the Fillmore East (1968-1971) (within shouting distance of this marker); 27 Cooper Sq. (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stuyvesant Polyclinic (about 500 feet away); General Slocum Disaster Centennial (about 600 feet away); New York Marble Cemetery (about 700 feet away); Ottendorfer Branch of the New York Public Library (about 700 feet away); Cooper Union (about 800 feet away); Old Merchants House of New York (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
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Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment

 
The Fillmore East Theater Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 11, 2018
2. The Fillmore East Theater Marker
The marker is visible to the right of the 225 East 6th Street entry to the apartment that replaced the venue.
The Fillmore East Theater image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 11, 2018
3. The Fillmore East Theater
The theatre itself, to the far left, was demolished. The box office/entrance lobby still exists on Second Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 11, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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