Victoria Theater

825 University Avenue,
St. Paul, MN 55014

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The Victoria Theater opened in 1915. After closing in 1921, it re-opened a few years later as a nightclub. The building is currently vacant, according to a recent photograph.

Contributed by Ken McIntyre

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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on June 28, 2007 at 4:43 pm

There is a recent photo on this blog:
http://tinyurl.com/28cdx7

celestialmonochord
celestialmonochord on June 29, 2007 at 7:20 am

There is detailed information about the architect, style, etc., on page 211 of the following large PDF (although the post-theater history is a bit off):

View link

In the coming weeks and months, there will be more posted about the nightclub phase of the Victoria, at least, at:

http://www.celestialmonochord.org

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Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on April 7, 2012 at 7:05 am

Here is another web page about the Victoria Theatre, focusing mostly on its later history as a nightclub, though with a few lines about its brief history as a theater.

northstar16
northstar16 on July 20, 2014 at 9:42 am

Current renovation plans for the Victoria and a mention of its Prohibition-era incarnation as a speakeasy are in this article:

Theaters' act two

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