Roxy Theatre

213 Main Street,
Morton, WA 98356

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Roxy Theatre, Morton (Official)

Additional Info

Architects: Day Walter Hilborn

Functions: Live Theater, Movies

Styles: Art Deco

Phone Numbers: Box Office: 360.496.0541

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Contributed by Ken Layton

Recent comments (view all 13 comments)

JimRankin on May 27, 2004 at 2:49 am

It is amazing how many theatres are named ROXY in imitation of the once famous name of the New York City panjandrum of the movie palace: Samual Lionel Rothapfel = “Roxy”. His namesake was the famous ROXY THEATRE in NYC, which outlasted him by only 25 years when it was demolished in 1960. The whole story is in that landmark book “The Best Remaining Seats: The Story of the Golden Age of the Movie Palace” by the late Ben M. Hall in 1961. Various editions of it are sometimes available from, but only the first edition contains the color plates.

KenLayton on June 13, 2005 at 4:40 am

Theater is open and has been doing punk rock concerts on the expanded stage. The area newspaper, The Chronicle (Centralia, Wash.) just did a great story on this theater in their Saturday June 4, 2005 edition. The newspaper site is

mdonnelly on June 4, 2007 at 8:35 am

The Roxy Theater has a new website! They also are showing movies, holding concerts, and starting June 7th, 2006 will do professional, live summer stock theater.

For more info like showtimes and ticket prices visit their website, The theater is located close to Mt. St. Helens and Mt. Rainier, so its a great thing to do after a day of sightseeing and touring.

kateymac01 on August 11, 2007 at 12:19 am

Lost Memory: Your photo is recent enough that “Fracture” is playing. LOVE that this theater is back in business for both films and plays.

KenLayton on August 11, 2007 at 7:18 am

The theater was completely gutted and expanded. The interior was completely changed. What was a movie theater only (had no real stage or dressing rooms) now has a full stage and primarily serves as a playhouse with movies taking a backseat.

KenLayton on June 1, 2009 at 10:40 pm no longer works.

Seems you have to use again for their website

KenLayton on June 7, 2011 at 11:30 am

Officially open again for movies and stage plays.

New website:

KenLayton on September 22, 2011 at 8:53 am


That link to the black & white photo is now bad.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on May 10, 2022 at 5:11 pm

The records of architect Day Walter Hilborn list the Roxy Theatre in Morton, Washington as a 1937 project.

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