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New Cinema Theatre

2005 Photo from the Grant Smith collection.
20 E Main St
Price UT

Record #28213  
 Opened: 1917
 Closed: 1960
 Current Use: Retail
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Star, Carbon

Information for this tour was contributed by Grant Smith.

The Star Theatre was built for five brothers who immigrated from Greece. The Georgedes brothers were Pete, Angelo, Charlie, George, and Harry. Architect for the theater was J. A. Headland of Salt Lake City. The building features Corinthian columns and masks representing figures from Greek theater. [1]

The Star Theater showed movies from before 1930 until after 1935. [2]

The theater was acquired by Duane and LaVern Steele in 1964 and by Curtis Steele and Scott Sjostrom in 1985. [1]

[1] Nation Register of Historic Places marker
[2] "Rural 3", http://movie-theatre.org

Polk's Utah Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1927-1928, 1930-1931

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July 2005 photos from the Grant Smith collection.

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