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Oklahoma Movie Theatres (page 3)

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Orpheum Theatre
Okmulgee, OK
The Orpheum Theatre opened in 1920 as the Cook Theatre. The name was changed to the Orpheum about a year later. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Poncan Theatre
Ponca City, OK
Allred Theatre
Pryor, OK
The Poncan Theatre was designed by the Boller Brothers and opened in 1927 with vaudeville and silent films. The theatre closed in 1985 and was restored in the early 1990s. The Poncan is now used for live performances. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

The Allred Theatre was built in 1915. The exterior and marquee appear to have been updated in the 1930s or so. This photo is from 2011. By 2016, the marquee had been replaced with a more modern version. For more, see this website. [map]

Canadian Theatre
Purcell, OK
The Canadian Theatre opened in 1945 and closed in the mid-1970s. It housed the T's Antique Mall for many years. These photos are from 2011. In 2015, the building was being renovated for use as a live performance venue. For more, see this website. [map]

Sequoyah Theatre
Sallisaw, OK
Stovall Theatre
Sayre, OK
The Sequoyah Theatre opened in 1951 and is still in operation. For more, see this website. [map]

The Stovall Theatre opened in 1950. It has been vacant for many years. The building and sign were restored around 2013. I don't think the theatre is open. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Ritz Theatre
Shawnee, OK
Hornbeck Theatre
Shawnee, OK
The Ritz Theatre building was constructed around 1897 as a dry goods store. In 1913, it was remodeled as the Cozy Theatre. In 1926, it was renamed the Ritz. The theatre closed in 1988. It was donated to the City in 1999 and has been undergoing restoration since then. The theatre is now used as a live performance venue. For more, see this website. [map]

The Hornbeck Theatre was designed by Jack Corgan and built in 1947. In 1973, the balcony was remodeled into a separate theatre named the "Penthouse". For more, see this website. [map]

Stigler:
Time Theatre

Talequah:
Dream Theatre: 1, 2

FranRoy Theatre
Snyder, OK
Brook Theatre
Tulsa, OK
The FranRoy Theatre has apparently been closed for many years. Does anyone know when it was built or anything about it? For more, see this website. [map]

The Brook Theatre was designed by William Henry Cameron Calderwood and opened in 1945. It was converted into the Brook Restaurant and Bar in the mid-1990s. For more, see this website. [map]

Circle Cinema Theatre
Tulsa, OK
The Circle Cinema Theatre opened in 1928. It was part of the Chilton Building with apartments located upstairs. In 1957, one of the adjoining storefronts was incorporated into the theatre's entrance to create a larger lobby. The theatre and neon sign have been restored in recent years. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Center Theatre
Vinita, OK
Woodward Theatre
Woodward, OK
The Center Theatre opened in 1922 with live entertainment and movies. The interior has been triplexed and is now known as the Center 3 Theatres. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

The Woodward Theatre was built in 1929 and restored in 1981. It is now known as the Woodward Arts Theatre. For more, see this website. [map]

Wewoka:
Key Theatre

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