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145 N County Rd|
Palm Beach FL
|Record #12734 |
Current Use: Office Space
Capacity: 1068 seats|
Architect(s): Josef M Urban
Architectural Style(s): Mediterranean Revival
Current Organ: none
| Also Known As: |
The Paramount was completed and opened in November, 1926. However, the official grand opening was held at a later date, January 9, 1927, with the premiere of "Beau Gest", starring Ronald Colman.
When it opened in 1926, there were 1080 orchestra seats and 156 box seats. Early drawings show 26 boxes with three ranks each. The auditorium was illuminated by four ceiling chandeliers.
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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 6/8/2007.