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State Wayne Theater - Wayne, MI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
N 42° 16.962 W 083° 23.203
17T E 303209 N 4683923
Quick Description: Opened in 1946
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 9/18/2007 8:55:44 PM
Waymark Code: WM27VV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member lilluckyclover
Views: 119

Long Description:
Designed by architect Ted Rogvoy, the State Wayne was first operated by the Shafers in 1946 for Wayne Amusements. It was just a couple of yards away from the Wayne Theatre in which it was meant to replace.

The State Wayne was originally a single screen theater, later carved in 4 screens, when National Amusements operated the theater.

When the city of Wayne took over the theater, they took out the 2 existing storefronts and filled them in for restrooms.

As part of the agreement when the city took over the State Wayne from National Amusements, they could not show first run movies, only sub run. The theater also has yearly plays put on.
Number of Screen(s): 4

Concessions Available: yes

Year Theater Opened: Not listed

Ticket Price (local currency): Not Listed

Matinee Price (local currency): Not Listed

Web site: Not listed

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Please try to include yourself or gps in the picture.
Tell of your experience at the theater, if it is still a theater. If it is no longer a theater tell of an experience from the past at the theater, if this can be done.
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