Cinema Plaza Theatre
2016 Photo from the Adam Martin collection
115 E Cantu Rd|
Del Rio TX
|Record #40384 |
Opened: June 7, 1972|
Closed: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 200 seats|
Architect(s): William H Hidell
Current Organ: none
| Also Known As: |
| Previously operated by: Val Verde Theatres, United Artists Theatres, Plitt Theatres|
Information for this tour was contributed by Scott Neff.
The construction of this theatre was announced in March 21, 1971 edition of the Del Rio News Herald. The theatres were owned and advertisted by Val Vista Theatres Inc. It was explained in the announcement that Val Vista Theatres was part of United Artists Theatre Circuit.
The theatre was built on a portion of the Flamingo Drive-In. When announced the theatre and Drive-In were to operate as an indoor/outdoor combination. By the time of the theatre's opening in 1972 there was no reference to the Drive-In continuing to operate.
By 1981 Plitt was operating this theatre along with the Gay 90's Drive-In.
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October 2016 photos from the Adam Martin collection.
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Last featured 10/12/2011. Last edited 11/28/2016.