Ritz Theater

201 W. Ohio Street,
Rockville, IN 47872

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crowdeda on November 13, 2012 at 7:22 am

The Ritz Theater in Rockville, IN is still in operation and has recently made the switch to HD Projection equipment from the old 35mm celluloid film. The Parke Players do an excellent job of keeping its historic value while keeping it in operational condition with the new technology updates.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on February 26, 2009 at 5:47 pm

This is an updated link to the first photo posted on Oct 15, 2005.

Bill Eichelberger
Bill Eichelberger on February 1, 2009 at 9:14 pm

The Michael Stipe reference was probably something to do with the REM song “(Don’t Go Back To) Rockville”. I don’t believe this was about Rockville, Indiana.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on August 23, 2008 at 4:03 pm

Here is a nice August 2008 photo.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on March 8, 2007 at 9:18 am

This is another photo of the Ritz Theater.

RobertR on July 18, 2006 at 11:29 am

This place looks like it’s kept perfect
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raubre on May 3, 2006 at 10:40 am

I clicked on the last link (of the recent marquee pic). The caption mentions Michael Stipe (REM). What does he have against the theater?

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on May 3, 2006 at 9:05 am

Here is a recent view of the Ritz marquee.

AnnJMSHarlan on December 8, 2005 at 1:56 am

This theater also shows first run movies on Sat, Sun & Wed. I first went several years ago, and the screen & sound were poor. That is no longer true. I went late Nov 2005, and the theater is lovely, the screen & sound fine, with nice small displays of historical interest. I plan to go frequently.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on October 15, 2005 at 2:03 pm

Here is a photo of the Ritz Theater in Rockville, Indiana. And this is a closeup of the marquee.