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Q: Desgienr of Broadway theatres ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: Desgienr of Broadway theatres
Category: Arts and Entertainment > Performing Arts
Asked by: rich72-ga
List Price: $2.00
Posted: 10 May 2005 07:24 PDT
Expires: 09 Jun 2005 07:24 PDT
Question ID: 519956
What was the unlikely name of the man who designed many of the
Broadway theatres? It was something like "Krapper" or "Krapp", I kid
you not. I'd like his full name please.
Subject: Re: Desgienr of Broadway theatres
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 10 May 2005 07:40 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hi Rich72!

The full name of the designer is Herbert J. Krapp.

?The Broadhurst Theatre was opened in 1917 by George Broadhurst, an
Ango-American dramatist who wrote over forty plays between 1877 and
1924. The Broadhurst Theatre was opened in association with the
Shubert brothers. It was designed by Herbert J. Krapp, an architect
who was the major theatre designer of the era.?

Classic movie theaters designed by architect Herbert J. Krapp
- Bijou Theatre 
- Boulevard Theatre 
- Forrest Theatre 
- Jackson Triplex 
- Loew's Rio 
- Loew's Woodside 
- Movieland 
- RKO Alden Theatre 
- Summit Theater 
- Sunnyside Theatre

Search criteria: 

Theatre Designer Krapp

"Herbert J. Krapp"

I hope this is helpful. 

Best Regards,
rich72-ga rated this answer:5 out of 5 stars
I got my answer! Thanks. It was a simple question, and a simple
answer, but you found it.

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