Loew's State, St. Louis, Missouri - August 21, 1924

Loew's State Theatre program, St. Louis, Missouri, August 21, 1924

Loew's State Theatre
Washington Ave. & 8th St.

Metro Goldwyn Pictures

The proper presentation of the photo-dramatic art

(NOTE: This program is from the theater's opening week.)


Loew's State Theatre program, St. Louis, Missouri, August 21, 1924

LOEW'S STATE THEATRE
Operated in Conjunction with the vast Chain of Loew Theatres extending from Coast to Coast.

PREMIER, THURSDAY EVENING
AUGUST 21st, 1924"LOWE

Unit 1  "OVERTURE"
"1812" .......... Tschaikowsky
"1812" was originally composed to be used for the consecration of the Cathedral of the Saviour in Moscow in 1880, but was not performed until 1882. The theme is based on and contains Napoleon's invasion of Russia, the burning of Moscow, etc., and contains Russian folk melodies, the "Marseillaise" and the former Russian National Hymn.

LOEW'S STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Direction of DON ALBERT

Unit 2  "LOEW'S STATE GREETINGS"

Unit 3  "LOEW'S STATE TOPICAL REVIEW"
A compilation of news events, heightened with color and musical effects.


Loew's State Theatre program, St. Louis, Missouri, August 21, 1924

Unit 4   "ORGAN SOLO"
On the Mammoth Wurlitzer, presenting a specially arranged medly including:
"Southern Melodies"
"When the Clouds Roll By"
"Don't Mind the Rain"
TOM TERRY, Organist

Unit 5  "CARTOON COMEDY"
"FELIX OUT OF LUCK"
From the creation of Pat Sullivan

Unit 6  First St. Louis Appearance of
"TED WEEMS FAMOUS VICTOR RECORD ORCHESTRA" Presenting
(a) "Limehouse Blues"
(b) "Savannah"
(c) "Big Boy"
(d) "Waltz Medley"
(e) "Traveling Blues"
(Composed by Mr. Bergman, Pianist in the Band)

Unit 7  "TOPICS OF THE DAY"
Just a Laugh or Two.



Loew's State Theatre program, St. Louis, Missouri, August 21, 1924, showing REVELATION (1924) with Viola Dana and Monte Blue

Unit 8  "LOEW'S ATMOSPHERIC PROLOGUE"
"MADONNA OF THE ROSES"
Dorma Lee, Soloist
"Ave Maria" .......... Gounod

Unit 9 "LOEW'S STATE FEATURE PRESENTATION"
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER Presents

"REVELATION"

CAST

Joline Hofer  Viola Dana
Paul Granville Monte Blue
Mlle. Brevort Marjorie Daw
Count de Roche Lew Cody
The Prior Frank Currier
Augustin Edward Connelly
Madonna Kathleen Key
Mme. Hofer Ethel Wales
Hofer George Siegmann
Jean Hofer Bruce Guerin

Adapted by Directed by GEORGE D. BAKER

NOTE: -- The musical setting for this picture has been arranged in an operatic anner by our Director of Music, Mr. Don Albert. The score is his own original creation.

Unit 10  "DEDICATION CEREMONIES"
Introducing Screen and Stage Celebrities

Unit 11  "ORGAN"
"POMP AND CIRCUMSTANCE" .......... Exit

Entire Program Produced, Lighted and Staged by LOUIS K. SIDNEY


Loew's State Theatre program, St. Louis, Missouri, August 21, 1924

OUR POLICY

THE superior constructionof this theatre offers the combined advantage of the utmost in comfort and convenience for our patrons, and the most complete facilities for the ultra-modern presentation of pictures and the allied arts.

Music will play a major part in bringing our entertainment to a superior standard. Atmospheric prologues and musical novelties with colorful and original setting will embellish every program.

The performance will be continuous daily from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Our program will be changed in its entirety every Saturday.

PRICES OF ADMISSION

Afternoons (except Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays) 25c and 35c (Children 15c any seat) -- Boxes and Loges 50c
Evenings (and all day Sundays and Holidays) 50c and 65c (Children 25c any seat) -- Boxes and Loges 85c
Saturday Afternoons: 35c and 50c (Children 15c any seat)  Box and Loge Seats 65c

Loew's State cooling system is the last word in proper and healthful theatre ventilation and is one of the most complete and up-to-date plants installed in any theatre in the world.

TELEPHONE OLIVE 1564

WURLITZER PIANOS USED EXCLUSIVELY 


Loew's State Theatre program, St. Louis, Missouri, August 21, 1924

LOEW'S STATE THEATRE
WASHINGTON AVE. AT 8TH ST.

Next Attraction
BEGINNING SATURDAY, AUGUST 30TH, 1924

METRO-GOLDWYN Presents
"BROKEN BARRIERS"
A Reginald Barker Production 

Adapted from the novel by MEREDITH NICHOLSON

Featuring
* JAMES KIRKWOOD          * ROBERT FRAZER
* ADOLPHE MENJOU          *NORMA SHEARER
* GEORGE FAWCETT          * RUTH STONEHOUSE
* ROBERT AGNEW          * WINIFRED BRYSON
* MAE BUSCH          * VERA REYNOLDS

SECOND AND FINAL WEEK OF
TED WEES FAMOUS VICTOR RECORD BAND
PRESENTING AN ENTIRE NEW PROGRAM

Hart Printing Co., (Untion label) 3433 Olive St.


Photo from REVELATION (1924)


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