Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Imperial Theatre

32 Patton Ave., Asheville, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1922* - unknown
Performance Types movies
Capacity 1000 (1926*)
Racial Policy presumed segregated
Descriptionadmission price: adults- 30 cents, children-10 cents. concert orchestra/ pipe organ
Building Notestwo balconies (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, 1925, p. 7)
Associated Persons
Carroll, John B. unknown
Associated Organizations

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Imperial Theatre, Pack Theatre - Ad - first ads
    Asheville Citizen - 7/4/1922
    Tags: admission price; hours of operation
  2. Majestic - Ad - A Sparkling Musical Comedy and Vaudeville Treat The "Honeymoon Limited"
    Asheville Citizen - 4/15/1926
    Tags: film title; hours of operation; music; vaudeville