Roxy Theatre

101 West Kennewick Avenue,
Kennewick, WA 99336

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thisisjohnbook on January 27, 2013 at 1:30 am

One reason why this theater had a name change from Liberty to the Roxy was because Mercy Theaters (who originally opened it) would call many of their first-run movie theaters the Liberty. Second run theaters would be called the Roxy.

thisisjohnbook on January 22, 2013 at 1:51 pm

It is currently the Roxy Theater Antiques & Gifts owned by Ann Steiger, according to their website. The site also states the Roxy stopped showing movies in 1957. It was a men & women’s clothing store in the early 1960’s before becoming a furniture store, and back to clothing. Apparently the theater logo is at the entrance of the current store on the tile floor.

kencmcintyre on February 3, 2010 at 8:20 pm

This was an Alliance Theaters house in 1947.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on January 23, 2008 at 6:04 pm

The architect was F. A. Swingle according to this link.

JaneAusten1uk on September 25, 2007 at 5:56 pm

The current owner of the Roxy Theatre is Rick Eaton.

JaneAusten1uk on September 25, 2007 at 5:54 pm

This is a article about The Roxy Theatre posted today on the Tri-City Herald…. Kennewick’s Ivory Jazz closing its doors … a jazz club, which is the current tenant of the old Roxy Theatre.

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Lost Memory
Lost Memory on July 17, 2007 at 11:18 am

This is the Roxy Theater circa 1960 and here is a photo of the Roxy Theater building dated 1999.