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Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout: Flo Ziegfeld Heeded His Wife. Showman Florenz Ziegfeld had the good sense to listen to his wife.  He had been named manager of the former Roof Garden Theater in New York City, an intimate venue on the top of Oscar Hamerstein’s Olympic Theater.  The new owners needed a hit to fill the seats and Ziegfeld needed a new idea for a show to open the room which had be rechristened the Jardin de Paris.

Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout: Flo Ziegfeld Heeded His Wife. Showman Florenz Ziegfeld had the good sense to listen to his wife. He had been named manager of the former Roof Garden Theater in New York City, an intimate venue on the top of Oscar Hamerstein’s Olympic Theater. The new owners needed a hit to fill the seats and Ziegfeld needed a new idea for a show to open the room which had be rechristened the Jardin de Paris.

Vintage Polaroid SX-70 Photo, Olympic Theater, Cicero Il.

Details about Vintage Polaroid SX-70 Photo, Olympic Theater, Cicero Il

Vintage Polaroid SX-70 Photo, Olympic Theater, Cicero Il.

The Olympic Theater on Cermak

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The Olympic Theater on Cermak

Palazzo Chiericati: View toward the Olympic theater

Palazzo Chiericati: View toward the Olympic theater

Olympic Theater - I saw the Godfather there and my grandma walked out after the horse head scene.

Olympic Theater - I saw the Godfather there and my grandma walked out after the horse head scene.

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A woman bundled in winter wear stands at an unidentified street corner in front of advertisements for the movies "The Round Up" at the Olympic Theater and "The Girl from Rector's" showing at the Century Theater. (1917)

A woman bundled in winter wear stands at an unidentified street corner in front of advertisements for the movies "The Round Up" at the Olympic Theater and "The Girl from Rector's" showing at the Century Theater. (1917)

Teatro Olimpico -Palladio, Vicenza

Teatro Olimpico -Palladio, Vicenza

The Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza by Andrea Palladio is the first indoor theater in masonry in the world. (via Italian Ways | The Olympic Theater in Vicenza)

The Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza by Andrea Palladio is the first indoor theater in masonry in the world. (via Italian Ways | The Olympic Theater in Vicenza)