Magnet Theatre

N. Main Street and Pearl Street,
Barre, VT 05641

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Magnet Theatre

The Magnet Theatre was opened around 1926. By 1941 it was operated by Paramount Pictures Inc. through their subsidiary Mullins & Pinanski.

It was still open in 1955, but had closed by 1957.

Contributed by Ken Roe

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rsalters (Ron Salters)
rsalters (Ron Salters) on May 27, 2015 at 1:41 pm

The Theatre Historical Society archive has the MGM Theatre Report for the Magnet, it’s Card # 567. Address is North Main St. There is an exterior photo dated April 1941. The condition is Fair. Report says that it is over 15 years old, and is showing MGM films. There were 575 orchestra seats and 282 balcony, total: 857 seats. Other theaters were the Paramount and the Opera House, but no report was filled out for the latter.

davidcoppock on December 25, 2017 at 9:36 am

Were many people attracted to this theatre building?

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