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State Theater
2616 W. State Street
Milwaukee, WI 53208
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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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This movie theater is near Milwaukee, Wauwatosa, Glendale, W Milwaukee, West Milwaukee, West Allis, Whitefish Bay, Greenfield, Shorewood, Bay View, River Hills.




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