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Saint Croix Opera House in Calais, ME

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In 1926 it was listed in the Film Daily Yearbook with 1,000 seats. The last performance was on May 2, 1935. Movies were shown as early as 1903, but it did not become a regular movie house until somewhat later. But we do get most films year in and year out. It was destroyed by fire May 2, 1935. Think you might have spotted a mistake in our schedule? It had 614 seats and was on the second floor.

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Near the bottom of the page are a few photos of the State Theatre, which was in operation by 1931, and which, on March 4, 1958, also met a fiery fate. . Newspapers: Calais Times and the St. He recalls such moments from his youth as tender feelings for his mother, love and separation, the search for happiness and success. Note that as of June 1, 2018 we offer patrons the use of individual captioning devices and also headphones that describe visuals appearing on screen. Hotels for show folk were the Border City and the St. Later that night the Opera House was destroyed by a fire.

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Saint Croix Opera House in Calais, ME

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See one of our staff for assistance. We will continue to include on-screen captions at Sunday showings as well. There are no street addreses in this Guide. These can be checked out for use at any showing. The house was built around 1871, following a general conflagration that destroyed its predecessor along with much of the town of Calais. The man involuntarily looks back into the past, and a stream of vivid memories falls upon him. There were 6 to 9 musicians in the house band.

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Saint Croix Opera House in Calais, ME

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The Saint Croix Opera House was opened around 1871. All this leads the master of cinema to important thoughts about life and art, because this is the most important thing for him. Movies were first screen here in 1903 and it later became a full time movie theatre. The 1897 population was 15,000. The proscenuium opening was 25' wide X 17' high, and the stage was 22 feet deep. . .

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