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South Central Iowa Theater

Photo from the Jim Wood collection
208 N Main St
Leon IA 50144
(641) 446-7800

Record #1250  
Capacity: 280 seats
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Idle Hour
 Previously operated by: Xoph Theatres

Information for this tour was contributed by Matt Lutthans.

The theatre is now owned and operated by Joe and Marcia, who were married in the theatre. There's a photo on the wall showing the marquee on their wedding day. The previous owners attempted to convert the balcony to a dining/movie space, and that's visible in some photos. Like the Marion in Knoxville, there are two apartments in the space behind the projection booth, but in this case, they are actually being rented out.

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October 2010 photos from the Larry Karstens collection.

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October 2010 photos from the Matt Lutthans collection.

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May 2005 photos from the Adam Martin collection.

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Last featured 12/26/2010. Last edited 2/4/2011.

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