Durand Theatre - Durand MI

Address: 208 N. Saginaw
City: Durand
State: MI
Zip: 48429
County: Shiawassee
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Theater Type: Small Town Movie Palace
Number of visits to this page: 5304
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General Information:

Source: Dave

I grew up only a block or so away from the theater and spent many a Saturday afternoon there. My strongest memory of the theater is not from a movie, though, rather it was the time when Al E. Cat and the Mayor, a Lansing-based TV show, did a live stage show there. I believe the theater closed in 1967. I remember the marquee and promo posters advertising The Graduate for years after it closed, so I assume that was the last movie shown. Everything from the far side of the theater to the open space at the Standard Service station is now gone, replaced by a drive-through bank.

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Info Updates:
12/2/2003 - Box Office Magazine
July 1959 Issue - Steve Paluch closes the Durand Theatre at Durand.
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Durand Theatre - OLD PHOTO
OLD PHOTO
Durand Theatre - ADDRESS OF THEATER IS NOW AN EMPTY STOREFRONT
ADDRESS OF THEATER IS NOW AN EMPTY STOREFRONT
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