AKA: Hamburger Building, Majestic Theatre, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA; Majestic Theater, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA
Structure Type: built works - commercial buildings - department stores; built works - commercial buildings - office buildings; built works - performing arts structures - performing arts structures
Dates: constructed 1908
The "Hamburger Playhouse" later known as the Majestic Theatre, opened in 11/1908 in the Hamburger Building.
This theatre, referred to in early newspaper reports as the "Hamburger Playhouse," opened in the new, $1,750,000 Hamburger Building, which also housed the Hamburger Department Store, the Main Los Angeles Public Library, and offices in 1908.
R.C. Williams, a dealer in theatre equipment and property, occupied Office 304 in the Majestic Theatre Building in 1931.
PCAD id: 1930