Navaway Theatre

6714 Navigation Boulevard,
Houston, TX 77011

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Opened in 1939, the Navaway Theatre, located on Navigation Boulevard near 67th Street.

Contributed by Bryan Krefft

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esachikastephanie
esachikastephanie on July 27, 2008 at 12:12 am

Navaway Was Built 1939 Demolished 1976. The Name Comes From The Location(Navigation BLVD. And Wayside DR.)It Was Located On 6714 Navigation BLVD.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on April 3, 2009 at 7:45 pm

Opened on November 22, 1939. Street is Navigation, not Navagation. At opening had 725 seats. Architect was E.E. O'Donnell.

sepiatone
sepiatone on September 23, 2009 at 8:03 pm

The Navaway Theatre’s premier feature was “Man of Conquest” with Richard Dix and Joan Fontaine.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on March 21, 2010 at 5:57 pm

It looks like the street was corrected but the architect still needs to be added.

DJRage70
DJRage70 on August 7, 2011 at 9:07 pm

This theater was not demolished in 76.. I remember it standing until about 1983. It was in real bad shape. Hurricane Alicia was the final nail in the coffin. It was demolished not long after as it was heavily damaged from the storm

jimi99
jimi99 on September 27, 2012 at 2:50 pm

Wasn’t there another theater closer to downtown called the Navigation or the Canal?

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