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Ritz Theatre

14-18 W Fourth St S
Tulsa OK

Demolished 1964
Record #16357  
 Opened: May 11, 1926
 Closed: 1960
 Demolished: 1964
Capacity: 1500 seats
Architect(s): Edward Watkins Saunders; John Eberson
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: Ralph Talbot Theatres, Tulsa Downtown Theatres

The Ritz opened on May 11, 1926. The auditorium was ornate Italian atmospheric, complete with Brenograph clouds and light bulb stars.

The theater closed on January 3, 1960. The auditorium was demolished in 1963 and the rest of the building was demolished in 1973.

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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 9/10/2022.

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