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Colonial Theatre

2001 Photo from the Roger Katz collection.
492 Farmington Ave
Hartford CT

Demolished 2000 Adult Theatre
Record #18979  
 Opened: September 12, 1927
 Closed: 1984
 Demolished: 2000
Capacity: 1200 seats
Architect(s): James A Tuck
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Cinerama
 Previously operated by: Lockwood & Gordon Theatres, SBC Management Corporation

Information for this tour was contributed by Roger Katz.

The facade of the Colonial Theatre has been reused in the front of a building housing a Brazilian restaurant that opened in 2004.

A 7/20/1969 article in the Hartford Courant reported that SBC acquired this and three other theatres from Lockwood & Gordon.

 Photos remain the property of the Member and may not be reproduced without the written consent of the Member.

December 2004 photos from the Roger Katz collection.

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Photos from the Roger Katz collection.

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Last featured 10/1/2003. Last edited 12/26/2018.

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