Vista Theatre

Address: 218 Iron Street
City: Negaunee
State: MI
Zip: 49866
County: Marquette
Open: 1926
Capacity: 456
Owner History:
Number of visits to this page: 13905
Notes:

The Vista Theater was constructed in 1925 and opening September 20th, 1926 with the film “Sparrows”. The Vista Theater closed as a movie theater in 1972. It has been used since then for live stage productions.

From the winter of 2003 the theater began showing classic, independent and foreign films as part of the programming and is also a music venue. The roof collapsed on August 26, 2020.

Info Updates:
12/15/2015 - Andrew "Bear" Tyler
It's owned and operated by the Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council I'm the current executive director of PAAC. Seating capacity is actually 511. Our web address (relaunching soon) is www. vistatheater. org.
6/28/2008 - Dillan
We are remodeling slowly. The theater is buitful! It needs love. For more info go to: www. vistatheater.org for history of show and history of theater. Dillan A. P. Hansen
1/9/2006 - Bob
Every year since 2000, the Vista Theatre has been the popular location where the well known musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show has been performed.
1/15/2004 - Cinema Treasures
Constructed in 1925 and opening September 20th, 1926 with the film "Sparrows", the Vista Theater has been used for the past thirty years for live stage productions. The winter of 2003 the theater will begin showing classic, independent and foreign films.
10/1/2003 - WaterWinterWonderland
It was like finding buried treasure when I found this wonderful old downtown theatre. Fortunately, the local community seems like it is trying to keep her going and is asking for donations to renovate the place.
 Photos:4
Vista Theatre - Photo from early 2000's
Photo from early 2000's
Vista Theatre - THE TIMES HERALD SUN  DEC 13  2020
THE TIMES HERALD SUN DEC 13 2020
Vista Theatre - ARTICLE FROM PAUL PETOSKEY
ARTICLE FROM PAUL PETOSKEY
Vista Theatre - ARTICLE FROM PAUL PETOSKEY
ARTICLE FROM PAUL PETOSKEY
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