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Hanna Theatre Fact Sheet

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Location:

2067 E. 14th St.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
41° 30' 1" N, 81° 40' 52" W

Purpose: Designed as a venue for Broadway touring companies; legitimate theater.
Architect: Chas. A. E. Platt
Interior decoration by Faustino Sampietro
Construction Date: 1921 (John Gill & Sons)
Owner / Manager: Managed from 1941-1983 by Milton Krantz.
Owned by T. W. Grogan Co. since 1958.
Architectural Style: Described as Italian Renaissance, it actually combines Roman, Greek, and European Baroque designs.
Opened / Closed: Opened - March 29, 1921
Closed - 1989
Reopened (renovated)- September 20, 2008
Cost: Original - unknown
Restored - $14.7 million
Seating Capacity: Original - 1535
Restored - 550