STRONG CITY, KANSAS

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Fireworks!

June 27, 2020 0 Comments

Every year, to help raise money to restore the 1900 theater, the Strong City Preservation Alliance sells fireworks. This year, again, we are conveniently right on main street, next to Ad Astra:                        

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The 3 B’s

April 17, 2020 3 Comments

  Across Kansas, 94 people have died of the virus. This will get higher. The United States has a highest death toll from the virus than any other nation: 36,905 as of today. This will be higher tomorrow. This will be much higher in a week. While there are people protesting the national shut down, this…

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CHRISTMAS VACATION MOVIE!

December 12, 2019 1 Comment

Saturday, December 21st, the 1900 Theater will be offering a showing of the 1989 movie classic: CHRISTMAS VACATION     The film stars Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo and Randy Quaid, with Juliette Lewis and Johnny Galecki as the Griswold children Audrey and Rusty, respectively. DATE: Saturday, December 21st. TIME: Doors open at 7PM. The movie begins at 7:30PM. ADMISSION: Free! However, for a…

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BLACK TIE AUCTION ITEMS!!!!!!!

October 12, 2019 0 Comments

    Today, Saturday the 12th, the Strong City Preservation Alliance is hosting the first annual Black Tie Event at the 1900 Theater in Strong City! This is our kick-start fundraising event to bring the theater back to life!Please join us! And wear black tie! This could be a black tie T-shirt, a cardboard black tie with…

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The First Annual BLACK TIE EVENT!

September 28, 2019 1 Comment

  The Strong City Preservation Alliance is very excited to announce the first annual Black Tie Event at the 1900 Theater in Strong City! This is our kick-start fundraising event to bring the theater back to life!Please join us! And wear black tie! This could be a black tie T-shirt, a cardboard black tie with jeans, black…

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Home on the 1900 Theater Range!

April 29, 2019 1 Comment

The 1900 Theater, Strong City, is proud to present a showing of the 2016 movie, Home on the Range.     Home on the Range is an award-winning film produced by Lone Chimney Films in association with Sperra Studios. The movie tells the unforgettable story of the authorship, preservation and legacy of the iconic song Home…

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Opera! LIVE! At the 1900 Theater!

April 9, 2019 4 Comments

The 1900 Theater is also known as the Auditorium. It’s also known as The Uptown Theater. It was once known as the Rialto Theater. And, long ago, it was known as the Opera House. Nobody knows when the last time opera was performed in the building. Nobody knows if opera was actually ever performed in the…

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A New Discovery!

February 16, 2019 2 Comments

      It’s just a  thrill seeing an image like this! Thank you, Tricia!!!!!!!!    

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MOVIE NIGHT! A Miracle!

December 13, 2018 4 Comments

          Doors will open at 6 with the movie beginning at 6:30.  The admission price of $20, which includes wine, beer, soda, water, hot popcorn, and snacks! This heartwarming movie will be shown on our 105-inch screen in our now heated auditorium. Yes! We have heaters now! The screen, projector, sound…

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Movie TONIGHT!!!!!!

October 27, 2018 2 Comments

  The dramatic ruined shell of the 1900 theater is all cleaned and waiting for you tonight! For, ALIENS ARE IN THE HOUSE! Tonight, we are showing the 1952 War of the Worlds!   The door of the theater will open at 6:30 with the movie beginning at 7.  Snacks, beer, wine and soft drinks…

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