A Safeway now occupies the spot where the Alhambra Theatre once stood. The building was demolished after a 1973 bond measure that would have allowed the city of Sacramento to purchase the theater failed.
A Safeway now occupies the spot where the Alhambra Theatre once stood. The building was demolished after a 1973 bond measure that would have allowed the city of Sacramento to purchase the theater failed. SAMCC/Sacramento Bee Staff Photo
A Safeway now occupies the spot where the Alhambra Theatre once stood. The building was demolished after a 1973 bond measure that would have allowed the city of Sacramento to purchase the theater failed. SAMCC/Sacramento Bee Staff Photo

Story of Sacramento’s ‘Palace of fantasy’ hits the silver screen

January 19, 2018 03:00 AM