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Apollo Theater

2001 Photo from the Konrad Schiecke collection.
Johnson Theaters
455 S Main St
Princeton IL 61356
(815) 875-1707

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Record #6385  
 Opened: 1882
Capacity: 720 seats
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: Alger Theatres, Bailey Enterprises, Kerasotes Theatres, GKC Theatres

Information for this tour was contributed by Konrad Schiecke.

According to owner Bud Johnston, the theatre was built as an opera house in 1882. It ran silent movies in the early 1900's and was converted to a twin theatre in the 1980's by then-owner GKC. It has a huge stage house and a pitched roof.

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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 8/20/2022.

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