Maxine Elliott's Theatre (1908-1948)

Marshall & Fox, architects. Lee Shubert sold actress Maxine Elliott the land for this theatre in exchange for fifty-percent interest in it—making Elliott one of the only female managers. Leased to the Federal Theatre in 1936. In 1941, it became a radio station and, later, a television studio. In 1956, Elliott's heirs sold her share to the Shuberts, who then sold the property. When it was demolished in 1960, the theatre, built in a thriving theatre district, was the only Broadway house below 41st St. The theater was located at 109 W. 39th Street, NY with a seating capacity of 935.

CBS Radio Playhouse No. 5 (1944-1949)

Date Play
May 9, 1948 Susanna and the Elders
May 9, 1948 The Eccentricities of Davey Crockett
May 9, 1948 Willie the Weeper
Apr 11, 1948 Afternoon Storm
Apr 11, 1948 Celebration
Apr 11, 1948 Hope Is the Thing With Feathers
Mar 14, 1948 A Temporary Island
Feb 17, 1948 Martha Graham
Feb 8, 1948 A Long Way From Home
Jan 4, 1948 Skipper Next to God
Dec 7, 1947 Galileo

WOR Mutual Radio (1941-1944)

Date Play
Dec 29, 1942 You'll See Stars

Maxine Elliott's Theatre (1908-1941)

Date Play
Sep 22, 1941 The Jooss Ballet
Mar 25, 1941 Gabrielle
Jan 2, 1941 The Lady Who Came to Star
Oct 26, 1940 Tis of Thee
Mar 23, 1940 Separate Rooms
Mar 1, 1940 The Burning Deck
Jan 24, 1940 Young Couple Wanted
Dec 26, 1939 Kindred
Nov 6, 1939 Sea Dogs
May 19, 1939 Life and Death of an American
Oct 1, 1938 The Big Blow
Mar 17, 1938 Prologue to Glory
Jan 25, 1938 Diff'rent
Jan 25, 1938 Pygmalion
Jan 25, 1938 Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines
Jan 25, 1938 No More Peace
Jan 25, 1938 Coriolanus
Oct 13, 1937 Processional
Aug 9, 1937 The Trial of Dr. Beck
Jan 8, 1937 Dr. Faustus
Sep 26, 1936 Horse Eats Hat
Nov 20, 1934 The Children's Hour
Oct 18, 1934 Hipper's Holiday
Mar 21, 1934 The Shatter'd Lamp
Jan 12, 1934 Come of Age
Oct 1, 1933 Thunder on the Left
Jan 17, 1933 Big Night
Sep 26, 1932 Success Story
Feb 4, 1932 If Booth Had Missed
Nov 19, 1931 The Lady with a Lamp
Oct 19, 1931 Melo
Sep 29, 1931 Washington Heights
Jan 28, 1931 As You Desire Me
Nov 18, 1930 Art and Mrs. Bottle
Oct 15, 1930 Twelfth Night
Feb 17, 1930 The Infinite Shoeblack
Dec 10, 1929 Family Affairs
Dec 2, 1929 Rope's End
Sep 25, 1929 Many Waters
Apr 16, 1929 Before You're 25
Mar 28, 1929 Security
Mar 12, 1929 The Octoroon
Feb 19, 1929 The Broken Chain
Oct 22, 1928 Jealousy
Sep 17, 1928 This Thing Called Love
Nov 8, 1927 Coquette
Oct 3, 1927 The House of Women
Nov 29, 1926 The Constant Wife
Nov 15, 1926 A Proud Woman
Oct 18, 1926 God Loves Us
Sep 30, 1926 Red Blinds
Mar 17, 1926 Devils
Feb 22, 1926 The Virgin
Feb 8, 1926 Hello, Lola
Dec 1, 1925 Beware of Widows
Nov 16, 1925 The Joker
Nov 10, 1925 The Master Builder
Oct 5, 1925 Hay Fever
Aug 3, 1925 Spring Fever
Sep 1, 1924 Havoc
Nov 7, 1922 Rain
Aug 21, 1922 Fools Errant
Apr 17, 1922 The Goldfish
Dec 12, 1921 The Mountain Man
Sep 5, 1921 The Silver Fox
Aug 17, 1920 Spanish Love
May 12, 1920 All Soul's Eve
Mar 19, 1920 What's in a Name?
Feb 16, 1920 The Cat-Bird
Feb 2, 1920 Trimmed in Scarlet
Jan 7, 1920 No More Blondes
Jan 3, 1920 Aglavaine and Selysette
Nov 10, 1919 The Unknown Woman
Sep 17, 1919 First is Last
Jul 14, 1919 39 East
Sep 9, 1918 Tea for Three
Aug 1, 1918 Allegiance
Aug 22, 1917 Eyes of Youth
Apr 7, 1917 Grasshopper
Mar 19, 1917 Love o' Mike
Feb 12, 1917 The Little Man
Feb 12, 1917 Magic
Jan 8, 1917 The Lodger
Jan 1, 1917 Gamblers All
Dec 18, 1916 Great Catherine
Dec 18, 1916 The Inca of Perusalem
Dec 18, 1916 The Queen's Enemies
Dec 18, 1916 How He Lied to Her Husband
Dec 18, 1916 Overruled
Dec 18, 1916 Great Catherine
Oct 4, 1916 Fixing Sister
Aug 15, 1916 Broadway and Buttermilk
May 15, 1916 A Lady's Name
Apr 27, 1916 Come to Bohemia
Mar 28, 1916 See America First
Mar 20, 1916 A King of Nowhere
Jan 11, 1916 The Pride of Race
Nov 30, 1915 The Ware Case
Oct 18, 1915 Quinneys'
Sep 10, 1915 Our Children
Jun 7, 1915 Nobody Home
May 3, 1915 Experience
Apr 1, 1915 The Revolt
Mar 1, 1915 The Adventure of lady Ursula
Feb 8, 1915 The Rented Earl
Nov 30, 1914 The Hawk
Oct 14, 1914 Mr. Wu
Sep 19, 1914 What is Love?
Sep 7, 1914 The Bludgeon
Jul 20, 1914 Apartment 12-K
May 5, 1914 The Charm of Isabel
Feb 11, 1914 Help Wanted
Jan 20, 1914 The Deadlock
Jan 14, 1914 Don't Weaken
Dec 24, 1913 We Are Seven
Dec 8, 1913 The Things That Count
Aug 14, 1913 The Lure
Feb 10, 1913 Romance
Jan 27, 1913 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Dec 9, 1912 Hindle Wakes
Aug 19, 1912 Ready Money
May 13, 1912 The Marriage-not
Apr 15, 1912 Dear Old Charlie
Jan 22, 1912 The Bird of Paradise
Jan 1, 1912 Just to Get Married
Nov 20, 1911 The Well of the Saints
Nov 20, 1911 The Workhouse Ward
Nov 20, 1911 Birthright
Nov 20, 1911 The Showing-up of Blanco Posnet
Nov 20, 1911 The Rising of the Moon
Nov 20, 1911 The Gaol Gate
Nov 20, 1911 The Playboy of the Western World
Nov 20, 1911 The Building Fund
Nov 20, 1911 Kathleen ni Houlihan
Nov 20, 1911 Riders to the Sea
Nov 20, 1911 The Mineral Workers
Nov 20, 1911 Mixed Marriage
Nov 20, 1911 Hyacinth Halvey
Nov 20, 1911 The Shadow of the Glen
Nov 20, 1911 The Jackdaw
Nov 20, 1911 Harvest
Nov 20, 1911 Falsely True
Nov 20, 1911 The Image
Nov 20, 1911 Spreading the News
Oct 16, 1911 Green Stockings
Oct 3, 1911 Rebellion
Aug 10, 1911 The Real Thing
Oct 1, 1910 The Gamblers
Sep 13, 1910 Diplomacy
Sep 1, 1910 The Upstart
Apr 14, 1910 Lulu's Husbands
Oct 4, 1909 The Passing of the Third Floor Back
Sep 7, 1909 The Revellers
Aug 9, 1909 The Ringmaster
Jun 21, 1909 Going Some
May 3, 1909 The Blue Mouse
Mar 15, 1909 The Bachelor
Feb 22, 1909 This Woman and This Man
Dec 30, 1908 The Chaperon
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