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

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

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Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 5:00pm

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

As the interior of the Shore Theatre faces demolition, Cezar Del Valle returns to Coney Island USA. With the emphasis on the Shore, he will explore the history of movie going and 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-the...
https://travsd.wordpress.com/2014/12/15/a-new-book-about-coney-island-th...

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

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