From Stage to Screen


A detailed history of the theaters, both stage and screen, of New Castle, PA covering the time period from the 1800s to present day. Includes a detailed and definitive history of the Warner Brothers’ first theater, the Cascade, along with its sister theaters, the Bijou and Cascade Vaudeville. Written by Elizabeth Hoover DiRisio, co-author of “In Hot Pursuit: The History of the Underground Railroad in Lawrence County Pennsylvania”