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State Theater
2616 W. State Street
Milwaukee, WI 53208
Inactive TheaterThis theater is marked as inactive in our records. Check the Journal Entries page for more information.

Opened in 1915. Its final days as a movie theater were in 1955.

It turned into a nightclub called The Electric Ballroom, hosting musical acts such as Elvis Costello, AC/DC, and Cheap Trick. It later became The Ballroom, hosting U2, The Police, Dire Straits, Duran Duran, and more. It became a strip club named Hoops in 1986, which closed in 1991. The abandoned building was severely damaged by fire on February 9, 2016.

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City: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County/Region: Milwaukee

Handicapped Accessible? No

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This movie theater is near Milwaukee, Wauwatosa, Glendale, W Milwaukee, West Milwaukee, West Allis, Greenfield, Whitefish Bay, Shorewood, Bay View, River Hills.

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