Pittsfield Community Theatre

69 Main Street,
Pittsfield, ME 04967

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Bijou Theatre ... Pittsfield Maine

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Opened in 1915 as Leger’s Theatre for showing silent movies. Remodeled and renamed Bijou in 1918. In 1929 sound was added. Closed in 1971. Purchased by bank and donated to theater group in 1975. Purchased by the town in 1978. Continues to operate as the only municipally owned theater in Maine. Features live performances and movies.

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Lost Memory
Lost Memory on July 30, 2007 at 1:16 pm

Here is a photo of the Bijou from the late 1960s.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on May 10, 2008 at 4:23 pm

Here are photos from 1955 and 1972, respectively:
http://tinyurl.com/6qdd3b
http://tinyurl.com/64s5tw

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on April 7, 2009 at 2:07 pm

This is a photo of the Pittsfield Community Theater.

Reallady
Reallady on May 6, 2009 at 6:02 am

Hi my name is Donna I run the Pittsfiled Community Theatre for the Town. We have now 262 Seats. We are still owned by the Town of Pittsfield. We are open at 7:30 every evening. We show first run movies. Right now we are fundraising to up date our sound system
concession area theatrical lighting and a whole lot more if you know any one that can help us out please email me.

Thank you
Donna

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