Vassar Theatre

140 E. Huron Avenue,
Vassar, MI 48768

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Vassar Theatre, Vassar, MI - exterior

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This theater by the architectural firm of Bennett & Straight opened on December 26, 1937 with “Stella Dallas” starring Barbara Stanwyck. It underwent extensive renovation/restoration by it’s owner, Tim O'Brien.

Reopened in November 2005 and is used primarily for movies. The seating capacity was originally for 512 and is now 371.

Contributed by Nicholas Suchyta

Recent comments (view all 13 comments)

longislandmovies
longislandmovies on January 8, 2008 at 10:01 pm

This is something to be proud of!

CINEPROF
CINEPROF on May 3, 2008 at 1:03 am

What is the asking price on this movie theater?

CINEPROF
CINEPROF on May 3, 2008 at 1:04 am

please let me know an asking price?

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on November 11, 2009 at 6:57 pm

This is a recent night photo of the Vassar.

SchineHistorian
SchineHistorian on March 26, 2011 at 7:49 am

Theatre Historical Society will be visiting this theater during our 2011 Conclave – “The Michigan Roads Less Traveled” June 21-25. See the website for details www.historictheatres.org

Tinseltoes
Tinseltoes on May 11, 2013 at 6:59 am

Seeking funds for digital conversion: kickstarter

videonitekatt
videonitekatt on May 21, 2013 at 11:05 pm

How the heck did the theater lose over 140 seats?

DavidZornig
DavidZornig on March 21, 2014 at 6:49 am

Sadly Vassar Theatre owner Tim O'Brien has just passed away. His funeral is to be held in the theatre.

http://www.mlive.com/news/saginaw/index.ssf/2014/03/vassar_theatre_owner_tim_obrie.html

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