Michigan Theatre

122 E. Michigan Avenue,
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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Previously operated by: W.S. Butterfield Theaters Inc.

Functions: Bank

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Michigan Theatre

The Michigan Theatre was opened on October 30, 1934 with Shirley Temple in “Baby Take a Bow”. It was operated by the Butterfield Theaters chain. It was closed on June 24, 1961 with Cary Grant in “The Pride and the Passion” & Robert Wagner in “A Kiss Before Dying”. By 2007 the building had been taken over by the adjacent PNC Bank and had been given a new facade.

Contributed by Ken Roe

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DavidZornig on October 1, 2017 at 7:37 pm

Circa 1956 photo added courtesy of Larry Kelly.

Current street view shows the facade was either encapsulated or heavily modified. It maintains the same height as it’s neighboring building to the right.

rivest266 on April 13, 2024 at 5:08 pm

The Michigan theatre opened on October 30th, 1934. Grand opening ad posted.

rivest266 on April 14, 2024 at 12:19 pm

Final day of performances: June 24th, 1961. Grand opening ad posted.

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