Monday, April 9, 2018

Felix visits Bushwick

Motion Picture News, December 18, 1926:


"Exploitation for Educational's 'Felix the Cat' cartoons at the Wilson Theatre, Brooklyn N. Y."



"A display of Felix dolls in the window flanking the entrance to the theatre."




"Felix 'in person' with a group of admirers in front of the Wilson."


Wilson Theatre
474 Wilson Avenue 
Brooklyn, NY

Currently editing Wilson Avenue for the third edition of the Index.




Since 1997 theatre historian,  Cezar Del Valle, has conducted a popular series of  theatre talks and walks, available for  historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.
Walks also available at Local Expeditions
Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres.
The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society. Final volume published in September 2014.
Editing and updating the third edition of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, Volume I.