State Theater

300 Central Avenue NW,
Albuquerque, NM 87102

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paulgarson on May 20, 2013 at 2:50 pm

There are offices on the upper floors and Al’s NYPD Pizza is on the ground level.

Don Lewis
Don Lewis on May 3, 2008 at 8:06 pm

A 1974 view of the State Theater in Albuquerque.

kencmcintyre on November 2, 2006 at 7:13 pm

Note the different address in this 1956 article:

FLUID SITUATION: Flood waters which flowed into the lobby of the
State Theater, 213 Central NW, last night created all sorts of problems. Here, an employee sweeps water out the lobby entrance. Flood waters, brought by the first heavy rain of the season,
flowed into several downtown business establishments.

This 1948 article may account for the discrepancy:

Early Action Due On Branch Bank And New Theater

Construction of a new theater on the Mesa Theater site at 213 West Central and a new branch bank at Candelaria Road and North Fourth moved a step nearer Wednesday. George Tucker of Albuquerque Theaters Inc., said the Mesa Theater has been closed in preparation to demolish the building and the adjoining location, formerly occupied
by Butts Drug, so a new theater can be erected. He said permit for the new theater has not been received, but is expected soon. He estimated the new, larger theater would seat from 900 to 3000 patrons.