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Ohio Theatre Fact Sheet

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Location: 1511 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
41° 30' 4" N, 81° 40' 52" W
Purpose: Legitimate theater
Architect: Thomas Lamb
Phillip Garbo - Interior Decorator
Construction Date: 1920 by Fleishman Construction Co. of New York
Owner / Manager: Loew's Ohio Theaters
Architectural Style: Italian Renaissance
Auditorium - XIV century Venetian
Opened / Closed: Opened - February 14, 1921
Closed - February 2, 1969
Reopened (restored) - July 9, 1982
Cost: Original - $2 million
Restored - $4 million
Seating Capacity: Original - 1338
Restored - 1035 (1982)
Now - 1001