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Levy Opera House

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1851, 1857, 1888, 1980. 350 Park St. (corner of E. High St.)
  • Levy Opera House

A bold Greek Revival structure with four massive pilasters supporting the entablature of the facade, the Levy Opera House was built as the town hall, then converted into a theater in the 1880s by Jefferson Monroe Levy, who owned Monticello at the time. It is now an apartment building.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Levy Opera House", [Charlottesville, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-CH4.

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Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 145-145.

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