2007 Photo from the Adam Martin collection
1227 K St|
|Record #21549 |
Current Use: Restaurant
Current Organ: none
| Also Known As: Capri, Encore, Plaza|
| Previously operated by: Blumenfeld Theatres|
Built adjacent to the Esquire in 1947, the Studio became known as the Capri in 1958, the Encore in 1960 and the Plaza in 1975 shortly before its closure.
With the redevelopment of the K Street mall, the Studio (along with its neighboring Esquire Theatre) was incorporated into the Esquire Plaza office building. All but the facades of the theaters were demolished.
The Studio is currently home to the Esquire Grill restaurant and the Esquire was rebuilt as an Imax theater.
Photos remain the property of the Member and may not be reproduced without the written consent of the Member.
June 2007 photos from the Adam Martin collection.
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1999 photos from the Esquire Imax Theatre collection.
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October 1997 photos from the Esquire Imax Theatre collection.
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September 1997 photos from the Esquire Imax Theatre collection.
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Last featured 10/10/2002. Last edited 11/25/2009.