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Photograph was edited for publication purposes The structure at 11043 Magnolia Boulevard in North Hollywood was constructed circa 1926 and originally served at a Boys Scouts of America Hall. It operated briefly operated as the Turf Club in 1937-38, and in 1939 was converted into a theater for live performance and named the Little Theatre of North Hollywood. In 1942, the name was changed to the North Hollywood Playhouse, and hosted live performances for the next four decades. Between 1950-1955, the playhouse was also operated as the Candlelight Theatre and the Resident Playhouse. The building was demolished in 1983. Photograph caption dated October 2, 1957 partially reads, "One of the more dramatic moments in the Peter Pan Players production of 'The Red Shoes' now at the North Hollywood Playhouse is portrayed by Cathy Carson, Dale Cowart, Linda Henning and Brian Cutler. The popular children's classic is staged by Ed Rees each Saturday at 2:30 p.m."
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