LUCIANN 2432 Summer Av
 

Opened 1939   .     Closed 1958    .   Seats 1014



The Luciann was gutted and converted into a bowling alley after it closed.  Later it became the Paris Adult Theatre.  The theater was built by Michael Cianciolo and it was named for his two daughters Lucy and Ann.  In 1966 it was turned into a night club.  But by the 70s, the neighborhood had changed and it was sold to Paris Adult Group for Adult movies. 

 
The LUCIANN listing has been verified in the 1940 through 1958 Memphis Directories.
 

 

Terrazzo floor

 

 

 

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"The Luciann Theater was owned and run by Augustine Cianciola. He owned the Plaza and the Rosemary also. - Pat Grisanti,  Princeton, Texas

 
 
 

   

 

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