Roxy Theater

Second Street NE & Meridian Street North,
Puyallup, WA

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CSWalczak on October 27, 2012 at 8:42 pm

The Roxy can be partially seen in this 1949 photo.

schletzie on October 27, 2012 at 6:29 pm

The Roxy Theater was located on Meridian just north of Pioneer Way about 1/3 of a block. There was Bunn’s Pharmacy, then Martin’s Confectionery, then the Roxy. It only ran westerns, Superman, Cisco Kid, none of the shows the Liberty ran.

monika on August 31, 2009 at 6:11 pm

Katie Mac, I emailed the City of Puyallup in hopes that they can provide a correct street address. I agree with you that the building just to the right of the Giggling Greek (via Google maps) looks like it could have been a theatre. I will post back if/when I hear anything.

kateymac01 on August 12, 2009 at 11:25 pm

Was this at 109 S. Meridian? It had been the Giggling Greek and now it’s Bagel Boyz?

The exterior of the building CLEARLY looks like it used to be a theater.

ColinH on November 9, 2008 at 12:03 am

It was closed by 1954 according to the phone book.

kateymac01 on August 1, 2007 at 7:12 am

So what is this space now?

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on May 3, 2005 at 4:19 pm

Seating capacity for the Roxy Theater in 1950 is given as 380.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on May 3, 2005 at 4:14 pm

Both the Roxy Theater and the Liberty Theater were listed as operating in Film Daily Yearbook’s that I have, editions 1941-1950. The Roxy had a seating capacity of 300.

The Liberty Theater, located at 114 W. Main Street had a capacity of 750.