Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Crescent Theatre

38 S. Main St., Asheville, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1908* - unknown
Performance Types illustrated songs , movies , vaudeville
Racial Policy
Description8 shows daily. admission price- 10 cents.
NotesOpening Advertisement in Asheville Citizen, March 25, 1908, p. 4.
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Newspaper Clippings

  1. Crescent Theatre - Ad - first ad
    Asheville Citizen - 3/25/1908
    Tags: admission price; illustrated song; minstrel shows; morality; program change; vaudeville
  2. Gayety, Lyric, Arcade, and Crescent Theaters - Ad
    Asheville Citizen - 4/25/1908
    Tags: admission price; children; hours of operation; illustrated song; music; program change; promotions; vaudeville