Rig Theatre

N. Main Street,
Borger, TX 79007

Unfavorite 2 people favorited this theater

Rig Theatre  N. Main Street, Borger, TX...(AFTER REMODELING), CIRCA 1936.

The original Rig Theatre was destroyed by fire on December 8, 1926. It was rebuilt and the Rig Theatre sat next door to the Rex Theatre. When the Morley Theatre reopened, that then became the place to be in Borger in the 1950’s.

Reflecting surrounding oil fields, and true to its name the Rig Theatre fa├žade featured an upright sign fashioned like an oil rig.

Contributed by Mr. Greenbird

Recent comments (view all 1 comments)

DavidAndrews
DavidAndrews on June 11, 2020 at 5:20 pm

Per Associated Press reports, the Rig Theatre was destroyed by fire on December 8, 1926. The owners stated they would rebuild as quickly as possible.

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater