Guild Theatre, originally Greenwood – Once in Leslieville

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Guild Theatre, originally the Greenwood, was once located at 1275 Gerrard St E (west of Greenwood Ave on the south side) in the Leslieville neighbourhood of Toronto.

The Greenwood opened in the mid-1910s and had a name change in 1936 to the Guild Theatre. It closed in 1956, and today, the building is home to retail space.

Guild Theatre Photos

1936 - Guild Theatre, originally Greenwood Theatre, was once located at 1275 Gerrard St E, west of Greenwood Ave. On the marquee, "The Petrified Forest," starring Bette Davis and Leslie Howard and "Don't Gamble with Love," starring Ann Sothern, were playing
1936 – Guild Theatre, originally Greenwood Theatre, was once located at 1275 Gerrard St E, west of Greenwood Ave. On the marquee, “The Petrified Forest,” starring Bette Davis and Leslie Howard and “Don’t Gamble with Love,” starring Ann Sothern, were playing (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1488, Series 1230, Item 1123)
Between 1935 and 1937 – The theatre auditorium, originally Greenwood and later the Guild, at 1275 Gerrard St E
Between 1935 and 1937 – The theatre auditorium, originally Greenwood and later the Guild, at 1275 Gerrard St E (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1488, Series 1230, Item 1124)
2022 - Guild Theatre, originally Greenwood Theatre, was once located at 1275 Gerrard St E, west of Greenwood Ave. Today the building is home to retail space
2022 – Guild Theatre, originally Greenwood Theatre, was once located at 1275 Gerrard St E, west of Greenwood Ave. Today the building is home to retail space
1956 - The Toronto City Directory showing the address of the Guild Theatre
1956 – The Toronto City Directory showing the address of the Guild Theatre (Toronto Public Library)
1915 - The Toronto City Directory showing the address of the Greenwood Theatre
1915 – The Toronto City Directory showing the address of the Greenwood Theatre (Toronto Public Library)
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