Built as an opera house, and later converted into a movie theater (The Uptown), this beautiful stone structure is beginning its long-awaited restoration. Please join in the great adventure!


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September 4, 2018 7 Comments

          It will be a while before the new sign can be installed outside as Strong City needs to build a new curb and other infrastructure issues, which should be complete in 2019. In the meantime, we plan to install the sign inside the theater so it can be enjoyed. We…

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ALIENS at the 1900 Theater!!!!!!!!

October 20, 2018 2 Comments

One week from tonight, on Saturday, October 27, the 1953 classic, the War of Worlds will be playing at the 1900 theater! View one of the greatest science-fiction films of all time with terrifying scenes on a 105-inch screen.         The door of the theater will open at 6:30 with the movie beginning…

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October 24, 2018 2 Comments

          The door of the theater will open at 6:30 with the movie beginning at 7.  Snacks, beer, wine and soft drinks will be served for a $20 admission fee.  Come join the Strong City Preservation Alliance and see one of Hollywood’s greatest sci-fi films of all time and assist with…

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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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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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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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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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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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