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Brew and View II

2005 Photo from the Darren Snow collection.
226 19th St
Rock Island IL

Record #10723  
 Opened: November 22, 1939
 Closed: 2006
 Current Use: Comedy Club
Capacity: 500 seats
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Rocket, Capri
 Previously operated by: ABC Midwest Theatres, Tri-States Theatres, Dubinsky Brothers Theatres, National Amusements

Known for decades as the Rocket, the Capri became a sub-run house in the mid-1970s. It closed in 1989 and, after sitting empty for seven years, reopened as a nightclub that didn't do much business. In 2010, it became The Establishment, with improv on the weekends and rental space during the week.

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July 2005 photos from the Darren Snow collection.

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Last featured 10/24/2002. Last edited 8/17/2019.

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