Tuxedo Theater

11738 Hamilton Avenue,
Detroit, MI 48203

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This 1.800-seat theater was designed by Maurice Finkel, who also designed the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor and the Goldcoast Theater in Detroit, and opened October 28, 1921. The Tuxedo Theater closed in 1958, and was demolished almost a decade later.

Contributed by Bryan Krefft

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Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on September 1, 2014 at 10:27 am

The Tuxedo was one of two large Detroit neighborhood houses recently acquired by the Publix chain, according to the July 5, 1930, issue of Exhibitors Herald World. The other was the LaSalle Garden Theatre, which Publix renamed the Century.

rivest266 on November 3, 2015 at 3:29 pm

October 28th, 1921 grand opening ad in photo section

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