Ask the Experts: Cezar Del Valle - Son of Coney Island Goes to the Movies

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Ask the Experts: Cezar Del Valle - Son of Coney Island Goes to the Movies

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Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 5:00pm

Included with Coney Island Museum Admission, $5 for Adults, $3 for Seniors, Kids (under 12) and residents of  Zip Code 11224. Free for members of Coney Island USA! Purchase tickets at the door.

The Coney Island Museum is thrilled to present Cezar Del Valle, distinguished scholar, legendary theater historian, and author of "The Brooklyn Theater Index Volumes One -Three" in a program guaranteed to inform and engage.

As a follow-up to last year’s popular talk, Cezar Del Valle returns with new stories and photos of movie going & film making at Coney Island. Naturally vaudeville and freak shows will not be totally ignored.

"To theater historian Cezar Del Valle, fortunately every corner of Coney Island conjures up a story with an all-star cast."-Gregory Haley, AIA, AICP
Del Valle is the author of "The Brooklyn Theatre Index Volume III Coney Island Including Brighton Beach and Manhattan Beach".

Book Reviews:
http://www.theconeyislandblog.com/?p=754
https://amusingthezillion.com/2014/11/22/autumn-reading-the-brooklyn-theatre-index-of-coney-island-brighton-beach-manhattan-beach/
https://travsd.wordpress.com/2014/12/15/a-new-book-about-coney-island-theatres/

He has also appeared in an experimental Dutch short filmed at Coney Island by an actual former mermaid.
 

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