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Illini Theatre


2003 Photo from the Dave Kraft collection
51 E Main
Champaign IL

Closed
Record #12634  
 Opened: 1906
 Closed: 1983
 Current Use: Tavern
 Demolished:
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Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Varsity, New Varsity, Rex, Encore, Highdive

Information for this tour was contributed by Dave Kraft.

Built in 1906 as the Varsity, named changed to Rex in 1943, then Illini in 1948, then Encore in 1963, back to Illini in 1966. closed 1983, now Highdive (a live music venue/bar).

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Last featured 6/30/2003. Last edited 3/9/2014.

 
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