Retro Theatre

215 N. Merrill Avenue,
Glendive, MT 59330

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DavidZornig on December 29, 2016 at 5:14 pm

1957 photo as the Rose Theatre added courtesy of the AmeriCar The Beautiful Facebook page.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on July 11, 2016 at 2:28 am

The former Rose Theatre is no longer a movie house, but a live performance venue called the Retro Theatre. This brief item about the conversion, posted on the web site of the Glendive Ranger-Review, is dated July 10, 2014, and says that the theater was built in 1918. The conversion project included uncovering the upper part of the building’s original facade.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on July 11, 2016 at 2:03 am

The partnership of Winkes and Suckstoff had recently sold the Rose Theatre at Glendive, Montana, to Jack Gavan, according to an item in the “Theatre Changes” column of the July 15, 1929, issue of The Film Daily.

kencmcintyre on September 21, 2008 at 11:26 pm

As noted above, the theater’s address needs to be updated. This page shows some connection between a bowling alley on W. Towne and the theater on N. Merrill: