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El Capitan Theatre For Sale…

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

El Capitan Theatre for sale



Many of Hollywood’s best-known performers have
appeared at the El Capitan Theatre, which opened
in 1926. (Everett Fenton Gidley)


The asking price for the Hollywood landmark, restored to its former glory in the 1990s, is $31 million.

By Roger Vincent
Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
September 17, 2008


The historic El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, where Citizen Kane had its world premiere and a generation of children have watched actors dressed as Disney characters cavort onstage, is for sale.


The $31-million price tag includes the six-story, 1920s office building into which the theater is built.   (click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)