Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Frank Banks

Date of Birth
Date of Death
DescriptionIllustrated song singer who performed at the Grand and Joyland theaters.
Associated Venues
Joyland Theatre 129 Market Street, Wilmington, NC singer (9/20/1909)
Grand 25 N. Front, Wilmington, NC singer (12/25/1910*)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. The New Picture Theatre - Oh, "Joyland" Will be Opened This Week
    Wilmington Dispatch - 9/20/1909
    Tags: illustrated song; ladies and children; music; opening notice; proposed theater; renovation
  2. The Grand Theatre Opening
    Wilmington Star - 12/25/1910
    Tags: band or orchestra; company; hours of operation; illustrated song; manager; opening notice; program change; ventilation