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Former School of Performing Arts

Designated Landmark New York City

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 16, 2012
1. Former School of Performing Arts Marker
Inscription. Built in 1893—94 as public school 67, this Romanesque Revival style building was designed by C.B.J. Snyder, Superintendent of School Buildings for the New York City Board of Education. From 1948 to 1984 it was the School of Performing Arts, founded by Principal Dr. Franklin J. Keller, his faculty and an advisory commission of leading professionals in dance, drama and music. This innovative school offered professional training combined with academic education.
 
Erected 1998 by New York Landmarks Preservation Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 45.466′ N, 73° 59.015′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 46th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 West 46th Street, New York NY 10036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Father Duffy Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill (about 700 feet away); Algonquin Hotel (about 800 feet away); Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stage Door Canteen (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Crystal Palace
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 16, 2012
2. Former School of Performing Arts Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Betsey Johnson (approx. mile away); Norma Kamali (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  High School for the Performing Arts - wikipedia. The High School of Performing Arts, more formally known as The School of Performing Arts: A Division of the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, informally known as "PA", was a public alternative high school in New York, New York, USA that existed from 1948 through 1984. (Submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
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The Former High School of Performing Arts image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 16, 2012
3. The Former High School of Performing Arts
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 306 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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