Old RKO Bushwick

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Picture posted by Jayar on Jan 31 '09

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Bronx, NY

#1 Feb 13, 2009

Bronx, NY

#2 Feb 15, 2009
RKO Bushwick [Theater]. Broadway & Madison, Bushwick, Brooklyn. March 28, 1978.(1978)
At this time it was being used as Pilgrim Baptist Church.


Fort Myers, FL

#3 Apr 2, 2011
I thought it was located at Madison and Myrtle Ave.

Ramsey, NJ

#4 Apr 4, 2011
The RKO Bushwick Theatre is at the corner of Broadway and Howard. The Bushwick Theatre opened on September 11, 1911 and was operated by Percy Williams as a vaudeville theatre. It became part of the B.F. Keith's chain in 1912, operating until 1930. It became a movie theatre for the RKO-Keiths chain in 1930 and operated until closing in 1969.

Church use followed, for a period of time, then the building fell into disuse and decay for decades.

A high school opened within the shell of the former theater in March of 2004.

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