Rook Theater

408 Broadway,
Cheyenne, OK 73628

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RoadsideArchitecture.com
RoadsideArchitecture.com on February 12, 2011 at 8:16 am

I don’t know about the performing arts thing… It reopened as a video store in 2010 with movies shown on Friday and Saturday nights.

danwhitehead1
danwhitehead1 on January 15, 2011 at 11:19 am

Correction to the above: The lady I spoke with was a granddaughter of the Rook family, not a daughter. Wrong generation on my part.

danwhitehead1
danwhitehead1 on January 15, 2011 at 9:11 am

SAT15JAN2011, 1:05P CST
Just met a lady who works at Lowe’s here in Irving, Texas . She’s a daughter of the Rooks and worked in this very theatre when she was a very young girl. She said they also had houses in Erick, Oklahoma and Gainesville, Florida.

jchapman1
jchapman1 on July 8, 2007 at 7:35 am

Rook Theatre images can be found on below website.
http://www.agilitynut.com/theatres/ok.html

brentclarkf
brentclarkf on July 21, 2005 at 1:45 pm

I’ve got some beautiful pictures of the Rook Theater which I’ll add asap. This one’s a performing arts theatre exclusively now. It’s multi-colored and very striking from the outside.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on July 20, 2005 at 3:15 am

Listed in the Film Daily Yearbook’s 1941 and 1943 editions as having a seating capacity of 250. The 1950 edition gives a seating capacity of 288.