Monday, July 22, 2019

Funding First Three Volumes

Staff at the Theatre Historical Society enjoying some light reading (2014).

Currently seeking funding for "Editing & Formatting" the first three volumes of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, 3rd Edition:

Volume I: Adams Street to Flatbush Avenue Extension
Volume II: Flatlands Avenue to Osborne Street
Volume III: Pacific Street to Wyckoff Street

3rd edition greatly expanded. A major update from newly found primary resources. Each volume illustrated with approximately 70 photographs. 

Doing final research on Volume IV--Coney Island including Brighton Beach and Manhattan Beach

So if anyone would care to donate... please check your seat cushions... it would be greatly appreciated. Anything from $1 up.

For additional information:

To make a contribution:

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.
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.

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