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Circle Theater

2814 Hastings St
Detroit MI

Record #13177  
 Opened: 1912
 Closed: 1936
 Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 658 seats
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Yiddish, Dunbar

The Circle opened in 1912 on the city's lower East Side, a predominantly Jewish community. Becoming the Yiddish in 1921, the theater was primarily a stage theater, and did show films for a time. The Yiddish became the Dunbar in 1927 and closed in 1936.


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Last featured 11/28/2004. Last edited 3/21/2010.

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