Capitol Theatre

253 Rue Lindsay,
Drummondville, QC J2C 1P2

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March 4th, 1937 grand opening ad

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The Capitol Theatre has served the Drummondville area with first run pictures since at least 1941.

Contributed by MikeRogers

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CSWalczak
CSWalczak on December 6, 2010 at 10:28 am

This theatre is still going strong. Its full address is 253 Rue Lindsay, Drummondville, Quebec, Canada J2C 1P2; telephone 819-474-6926. The current management is Cinémas RGFM. The official website is http://www.cinemasrgfm.com/

If the information at the Rivest site is accurate, this theatre was twinned in the late 1970’s and was enlarged to eight screens in 1998. Current seat count is 1,075.

CSWalczak
CSWalczak on December 6, 2010 at 10:32 am

A little historical episode about a raid on this theatre by the RCMP in 1945 looking for draft dodgers and deserters that appeared in Time Magazine: View link

rivest266
rivest266 on April 12, 2013 at 1:44 pm

This opened on March 4th, 1937.

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