A vintage UPI press photo from late-March 1978, features Marilyn Marshall posing in front of Philadelphia’s legendary ‘TROC Theatre’.. She was set to perform there, as part of a show that would be a celebratory nod to the venue’s rich Burlesque past.. The building would be remodeled shortly thereafter, and re-open as a Chinese movie house..

A vintage UPI press photo from late-March 1978, features Marilyn Marshall posing in front of Philadelphia’s legendary ‘TROC Theatre’.. She was set to perform there, as part of a show that would be a celebratory nod to the venue’s rich Burlesque past.. The building would be remodeled shortly thereafter, and re-open as a Chinese movie house..


Joan Carroll
A press photo published in the January 31st - 1942 issue of the 'Philadelphia Inquirer' newspaper, shows Joan Carroll surrounded by her chorus girls at the 'TROC Theatre'.. The photo was taken to publicize her "Buy A Bomber" fundraising show, to help the U.S. war effort during WW2..

Joan Carroll

A press photo published in the January 31st - 1942 issue of the 'Philadelphia Inquirer' newspaper, shows Joan Carroll surrounded by her chorus girls at the 'TROC Theatre'.. The photo was taken to publicize her "Buy A Bomber" fundraising show, to help the U.S. war effort during WW2..