Tag: renovation
loews-kings-theater-restoration

Curbed has posted a wonderful set of photos taken by Max Touhey of the inside of the Loew’s Kings Theater restoration progress. It’s currently still on track to re-open in January 2015. I cannot wait to see the inside of this place!

Andy Oleck filmed this time-lapse of the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood undergoing renovations to become an IMAX-certified screen. Incredible.

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The nice thing about keeping a blog like Doobybrain for so long is that at times I come across posts that I wrote long ago that really bring back good memories. For instance, this post written back in September 2006. The post had a range of topics (as was the case for each post back […]

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This is really neat. The U.S. National Archives on Flickr has a collection of photos showing the renovation of The White House during the ’50s. The reason for the major gutting and renovation stemmed from the fact that large portions of the house were essentially a “fire trap”. While I’ve seen many photos of the […]

loews-kings-theater

Photo: Tod Seelie/Suckapants I’ve always wanted to go into the old and abandoned Loew’s Kings Theater in Flatbush, Brooklyn but never really got a chance to. Now I hear that the theater is going to be fully restored to its former glory as one of the 5 Wonder Theaters of New York. When completed sometime […]