State Theater

510 State Street,
Mound City, MO 64470

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State Theater, Mound City (Official)

Additional Info

Architects: Trevor C. Jones, Clarence Kivett

Firms: George Hartman & Associates

Functions: Live Performances, Live Theater

Styles: Art Deco

Phone Numbers: Box Office: 660.442.5909

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State Theater

The State Theater opened October 21, 1938 as a movie theater. It has been restored and presents a variety of live entertainment. It features folk, classic, bluegrass music, live theater and children’s programs. It is located on State Street just off I-29 in the small downtown section of Mound City.

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Driveintheatre2001 on January 27, 2012 at 12:16 am

Here’s 10 Photos I took back in November of 2007.. Enjoy!

Randy A Carlisle – Historical Photographer

Chris1982 on September 9, 2014 at 10:50 pm

From The State Theatre Homepage: The State Theater is a historic movie theater that’s been restored and adapted for live performances. It is operated by an all-volunteer State Theater Arts Council, with generous support from the community and annual grants from the Missouri Arts Council. Audiences are treated to a wide range of concerts, including jazz, country, bluegrass, folk, classical and gospel, as well as to community plays, traveling theater productions, student workshops, and children’s theater. The theater also is used for special community events and for school plays. It plays an important role in the Northwest Missouri region, with a mission to provide cultural opportunities in a rural area, helping residents study, understand, enjoy and appreciate the arts. It is in downtown Mound City, Missouri, a town of 1,100 people in the northwest corner of the state. Mound City is located on I-29 (exit 84), halfway between Kansas City and Omaha. Their website

Chris1982 on September 9, 2014 at 11:05 pm

The State Theatre opened on October 21, 1938. The architectual firm was George Hartman & Associates of Kansas City, MO.

Trolleyguy on August 6, 2016 at 12:04 pm


Phone#: 660-442-5909

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