Photo from the Darren Snow collection.
110 S Fifth St|
Auburn IL 62615
|Record #10085 |
Opened: October 11, 1947|
Capacity: 550 seats|
Current Organ: none
| Also Known As: |
Information for this tour was contributed by Darren Snow.
According to a librarian in Auburn, this town just south of Springfield once had two theatres. The Capitol is no longer standing, but the R (which probably went out of business before its name became synonymous with "no one under 17 admitted unless accompanied by an adult") was converted to a beauty parlor. I suspect that only the lobby is used for this venture and the auditorium may still be in something like its original state.
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