Miss Chrysanthemum Theater
REMEMBER IT FROM:
Hi there, hello! Whip out your voting cards and come on in for the annual Miss Chrysanthemum Pageant, held inside this historic Los Angeles theatre.
FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:
- “ “, Season 2
An extensively used filming location in Los Angeles (seen in such motion pictures as Ghost, Catch Me If You Can, and Air Force One) the Wilshire Ebell is famed as one of LA’s only Broadway-style theaters. Since opening in 1927, it has hosted countless plays, concerts, special performances, and awards ceremonies, but most importantly – it is the home of the prestigious Miss Chrysanthemum Festival Pageant.
Only the beautiful arched exterior of the Ebell was used in this episode, plastered with glittering Miss Chrysanthemum Pageant posters.
THEN & NOW PHOTOS:
MAP AND ADDRESS:
Wilshire Ebell Theater [Visit Official Website]
4401 W. 8th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90005