Address: 254 West 54th Street
City: New York City
Owned by: Roundabout Theatre Company
-Highly popular discotheque from 1977-1991.
-Was originally the Gallo Opera House, built by Fortune Gallo in 1927 for his San Carlo Opera Company.
-In 1937, the Federal Theatre Project leased it for it's productions and changed the name to the Federal Music Theatre.
CBS Studio 52
-In 1943, CBS Radio bought the theatre to use it, renaming it Studio 52. They used this theatre for radio broadcasts.
-From the 1940s-1970s, they used the location for radio broadcasts and TV shows, such as:
- What's My Line?
- The $64,000 Question
- To Tell the Truth
- Beat the Clock
- The Jack Benny Show
- I've Got a Secret
- Ted Mack's Original Amateur Hour
- Captain Kangaroo