313 Donald Street,
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Previously operated by: Famous Players
Architects: Thomas White Lamb
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News About This Theater
Famous Players' Capitol Theatre was the biggest single-screen movie theatre ever built in Winnipeg & the biggest in Manitoba when it opened in 1921 with 2,000-seats.
On June 8, 1979 the theatre was renovated and the Capitol Theatre’s balcony was converted into another cinema. Cinema 1 then contained 864 seats, while Cinema 2 had 426.
The Capitol Theatre closed in 1990 and was demolished in 2003.
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