Gallo Opera House

Gallo Opera House

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Fortune Gallo produced the Gallo Opera Theatre in 1927. The venue housed Antoinette Perry in Sophocles’ Electra. It was transformed into the famed disco Studio 54 in 1977 and later restored and returned to legitimate theatre in the late 1990s. The theatre currently stands as Studio 54.

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  • Built: 1927
  • Number of Seats: 922

Owner History

Jul 23, 2003 - Roundabout Theatre Company Theatre Owner
Nov 12, 1998 - Jul 23, 2003 Roundabout Theatre Company Theatre Lessee
Jan 1, 1994 - Jul 23, 2003 Allied Partners Theatre Owner
Jan 1, 1943 - Jan 1, 1976 CBS Theatre Owner
Jan 1, 1937 - Dec 31, 1939 Federal Theatre Project of The WPA Theatre Lessee
Sep 7, 1934 - Jan 1, 1937 Lew Brown Theatre Operator
Sep 15, 1933 - Sep 7, 1934 Billy Rose Theatre Operator
Sep 15, 1933 - Jan 1, 1937 Continental Music Halls Inc. Theatre Lessee
Sep 15, 1933 - Jan 1, 1937 Tommy Lucchese Theatre Owner
Feb 22, 1930 - Sep 15, 1933 Richard G. Herndon Theatre Operator
Dec 17, 1929 - Feb 22, 1930 Hemphill Realty Corporation Theatre Owner
May 14, 1928 - Dec 17, 1929 Philip Goodman Theatre Lessee
Nov 7, 1927 - Dec 17, 1929 Fortune Gallo Theatre Owner