Images of the Past

The Sioux Falls State Theater

Season 7 Episode 2 | 5m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

The State Theater was built in 1926 and operated continuously until 1991. Since then, interested groups and individuals have come together in a multi-million dollar effort to restore the old movie house to its original grandeur. This video offers a brief look at the history of the theater and the years-long effort to renovate the building and re-open to the movie-going public.

Aired: 01/18/21

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Images of the Past is a local public television program presented by SDPB.

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