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Colonial Theatre
Salt Lake City, Utah

The Colonial Theatre was built by the Auerbach brothers in 1908 at a cost of $150,000 to show plays by traveling companies with the Northwestern Theatrical Association.  The interior was decorated with ivory and gold, with green sidewalls, carpets and draperies.  It had a seating capacity of 1936, with box seats and two balconies.  It showed movies as the Victory Theatre.  About 1942 it was destroyed by fire.

 
 
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Mercur Opera House
Mercur, Utah
 
Status:
Unknown 
Total Seats:
300 
Open:
Before 1903  
Closed:
After 1903  
 
The Mercur Opera House had a seating capacity of 300 and was open about 1903.1


1. Polk's Utah Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1903-1904