41 Twin Outdoor Theatre
7701 S. 27th Street,
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Opened July 1, 1948, as the single screen 41 Outdoor Theatre, it had a capacity for 1,000 cars. A tear later it was twinned and became to 41 Twin Outdoor Theatre. The "Twin" moniker was kept even after 2 new screens were added. The facility featured an ornate neon sign and drive in screens.
The 41 Twin closed in September of 2001. The large drive-in was still a thriving business, but sat on land that had become exceedingly valuable over the years. Demolition began in April 2002 as crews began clearing the way for a new office park for the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.
The concession stand caught on fire during its demolition. That’s insult to injury.
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