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Poli’s Palace & Majestic Theatres Memories Project brings to life the two magnificent dormant theatres on Main Street in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Complementing architectural photos of the theatre interiors, people share memories of their time spent at the two theatres. The theatres, built by Sylvester Z. Poli, opened in 1922. They closed in the 1970s.
Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
supported in part by the Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County in
with support from the Department of Economic and
Poli’s Palace & Majestic Theatres Memories Project was
partnership with the Department of Economic and Community
Community Development, Connecticut Office of the Arts,
The Bridgeport Portrait Project is being produced
The Bridgeport Portrait Project is a photo/audio/video documentary style project that introduces you to the people who are Bridgeport. The project participants share their stories of values and beliefs . . . culture and heritage. They define Bridgeport, and tell why the City is so much more than
just a PLACE.