The Coronet Sun (40 images)
The Coronet Theater, 366 North La Cienega Boulevard, built in 1947, the year of the world premiere of Bertolt Brecht’s “Galileo Galilei” here, the English version Brecht wrote with Charles Laughton, who played Galileo this time – arrogant dogmatism versus his calm scientific evidence, the value of constancy in the face of oppression – that sort of thing. But that was long ago. There’s a cactus mural on the north wall now. And across the street it’s...