29-foot sign towers over Tivoli box office29-foot sign towers over Tivoli box officeWhen the Tivoli reopened on May 19, 1995, there were new terrazzo floors, ornate ceilings, new seats, but it was the new sign and theatre marquee that announced to the community the Tivoli was back.
Rambunctious Tivoli fat cat attacks handler's shoulder on airRambunctious Tivoli fat cat attacks handler's shoulder on airFor the past 13 years, the Tivoli Theatre has played hosts to two very rambunctious permanent residents: Thelma and Louise, a pair of adorable cats.
Poster collages took 6 months to completePoster collages took 6 months to completeAmong all of the history at the Tivoli, there's another must-see on the walls: collages of old movie posters.
Famous faces who have visited the TivoliFamous faces who have visited the TivoliSo many famous people have visited the Tivoli over the years.
Tivoli memorabilia from Vincent Price to E.T.Tivoli memorabilia from Vincent Price to E.T.They're among the first curiosities that grab your attention at the Tivoli: the display cases full of movie figurines and memorabilia.
From the high court to the TivoliFrom the high court to the TivoliWhile many of us have visited the Tivoli from time to time, there are a few patrons who could be considered fixtures at the Delmar Loop fixture.
Meet the man behind the Tivoli's revivalMeet the man behind the Tivoli's revivalJoe Edwards, the man behind the revival of the 1924 Tivoli Movie Theatre, joined us on First@Four for its 90th anniversary.
Neighborhoods: A look at Columbia Heights, Washington DCNeighborhoods: A look at Columbia Heights, Washington DCFirst-time visitors to Washington, D.C., have a long list of must-sees:
John Thompson took tickets, gave memoriesJohn Thompson took tickets, gave memoriesNo show about the Tivoli would be complete without remembering the late John Thompson.
Long-time patron shares his best Tivoli memoriesLong-time patron shares his best Tivoli memoriesThere's one person who has seen it all at the Tivoli: Dale Sweet.
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Small towns rescuing, restoring movie theatersSmall towns rescuing, restoring movie theatersTo many, the hope is that a theater's revival could aid a community's revival, too.
Small towns rally to rescue movie theatersSmall towns rally to rescue movie theatersSmall communities across the U.S. are working to save their historic movie theaters.
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Small towns rescuing, restoring movie theatersSmall towns rescuing, restoring movie theatersWhen the historic downtown movie theater in Webster City, Iowa, went bankrupt and shut down last year, some wondered whether it was further proof of the small town's demise after a factory closure put hundreds out of work.