Upcoming Concerts at The Chance Theater
Fri, Apr 6, 2018 Find Tickets
The Chance Theater location
The Chance Theater Description
It was opened as a vaudeville house called the Dutchess Theatre in 1926. It became the Carol Players Playhouse, then the Playhouse Theatre in 1928. Showing vaudeville and films at the time, the theatre introduced silent film in the 1920′s. From 1945 to 1970 the building was closed and was used as a storage facility. In 1970 Larry Plover opened the venue as “Sal’s Last Chance Saloon”. Closed again in 1977, Peter Francese re-opened the venue in 1980 under the name “The Chance”.