J’s Places: Victory/Victoria Theatre (Dayton, Ohio)

March 1926 found J in Dayton, Ohio. The Student Prince company gave four performances at The Victory Theatre (now known as The Victoria Theatre). It opened on January 1, 1866 as The Turner Opera House, was renamed The Victory Theatre in 1919 in honor of WWI, and was most recently remodeled in 1989. It went through several other names and iterations between those dates.

Victory Theatre, circa 1920s.

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