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Village Theatre


2001 Photo from the Scott Norwood collection
10251 Warwick Blvd
Newport News VA 23601
(757) 595-5728

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Record #15151  
 Opened: 1935
Capacity: 499 seats
Architect(s):
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: Martin Theatres

Information for this tour was contributed by Daniel Gibbs.

The Village, opened in 1935 and closed as a movie house in the mid '90s, now open as a performing arts center. Part of the planned community of Hilton Village, inside Newport News city limits, founded in 1918 to accomodate the huge influx of workers to the mighty Newport News shipyards. The Village is in excellent condition, its Deco styling still intact and still sporting its original, neon-lit vertical marquee.

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2001 photos from the Scott Norwood collection.


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Last featured 1/23/2005. Last edited 5/6/2013.

 
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