Poli Theatres and Villa Rosa Photographic Presentation

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November 9, 2015 by milfordpreservationtrust


Please note this event has reached capacity and is SOLD OUT!

However, we will be offering another Poli exhibit in the Spring of 2016. So thanks for your interest, and please stay tuned for a Spring 2016 announcement!

The Milford Preservation Trust will be hosting a presentation of architectural photography by Jay Misencik and Geralene Valentine, co-owners of Misencik Photography, of Sylvester Z. Poli’s Palace & Majestic Theatres in Bridgeport, Connecticut, as well as Poli’s famed Villa Rosa summer home on the Long Island Sound in Woodmont.


The Poli Palace Theatre (Photo © JJ Misencik)

This presentation will take place on the evening of Thursday, November 19, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., at Scribner’s Restaurant, 31 Village Road, Milford, Connecticut. A $5.00 cover charge includes light refreshments.

Join the Milford Preservation Trust for this late autumn event, to learn more about the history of these wonderful structures, and how they might be sustained in the years ahead! Please RSVP by November 16, 2015.


Woodmont’s Villa Rosa (Photo © JJ Misencik)

A flyer with additional information may be download here.

To RSVP, and for additional information, please contact: Michele Kramer at (203) 314-9016 – email: michelechesson@msn.com, or Regina Cahill at (203) 974-3542 – email: reginacahill32@yahoo.com.

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