Broadway, New York, NY
William Niblo leased the Columbian Gardens (est. 1822) and opened a summer theatre on July 4, 1828. One year later, a larger theatre, Niblo's Garden, followed. He leased the Sans Souci to the Bowery company and (in 1829) converted it into a saloon/concert hall.
Built: 1828 Closed: 1829 Demolished: 1895