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Waco Hippodrome Theatre
Waco, TX
The Waco Hippodrome Theatre was built in 1913. A fire in 1928 destroyed much of the front of the building. The facade was rebuilt in the Spanish Colonial Revival style at that time and the theatre reopened in 1929 as the Waco Theatre. It closed in the late 1970s. Restoration work began in 1981 and the theatre reopened in 1987 as a performing arts venue. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

25th Street Theatre
Waco, TX
Ritz Theatre
Wellington, TX
The 25th Street Theatre opened in 1945 and closed in 1982. It reopened in 1986 as a nightclub. The theatre has been vacant since 1992. For more, see this website. [map]

The Ritz Theatre opened in 1928 and closed in 1981. In 2003, it was saved by a local group and restoration began. The theatre reopened in 2007 as a live performance venue. The blade sign and marquee are modern replicas of the originals. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

Plaza Theatre
Wharton, TX
The Plaza Theatre opened in 1942 and closed in 1985. In 1995, it reopened as a live entertainment venue. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Wichita Theatre
Wichita Falls, TX
The Wichita Theatre was built in 1908 as the Wichita Opera House. It was remodeled and renamed in 1938. The theatre is now a performing arts center. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Majestic Theatre
Wills Point, TX
Grand Theatre
Yoakum, TX
The Majestic Theatre opened in 1926 and closed in 2010. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

The Grand Theatre had been built by 1930 and remained in operation into at least the 1980s. The building now houses the Believers Christian Center. For more, see this website. [map]

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