• Posted in: At Your Leisure At Your Leisure: At the Movies

    Cinema has always been an important aspect to leisure time activities in the Circle City. Throughout the years, the art form has morphed from opulent downtown movie palaces to the drive-in theaters of the 50’s...

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  • Posted in: Penny Post Penny Post: Circle Theatre, 1918

    Interior, Circle Theatre, Indianapolis, IND. When the Circle Theatre opened in 1916 on Monument Circle, it was a movie theater grand enough to write home about. Today, the Hilbert Circle Theater at 45 Monument Circle...

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  • Posted in: Then & Now Then and Now: Empire Theatre, 126 Wabash Street

    With three active burlesque troupes in Indianapolis, we seem be to in the midst of a burlesque revival. While the average person equates burlesque with strippers, the art form started in the late 17th century...

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