Washita Theatre

111 South Market Street,
Cordell, OK 73632

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rivest266 on March 29, 2014 at 4:07 pm

According to its facebook page, it closed in 2013

seymourcox on November 25, 2009 at 6:54 pm

Great picture. Would that beautiful exterior style be considered “Prairie Streamline”?

MPol on July 9, 2009 at 4:13 am

Nice photo, Lost Memory. Thanks for posting it.

PhilKliewer on April 11, 2008 at 2:57 pm

Theater is definitely (re)opened since 2000. It is owned by the City of Cordell and recently hired a new operator with extensive experience— showing times are more extensive on weekends than before

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Life's Too Short on March 29, 2008 at 2:47 pm

Nice-looking building.

Web site listed in the introduction is gone. Is there a new web site?

brentclarkf on December 13, 2004 at 8:32 am

This theatre is awesome! My wife and I visited it this past summer. We live in Stillwater, and sadly, we have only a Carmike Monsterplex in our town. Our classic theatre is intact; however, it’s now a furniture store. If you like classic, downtown movie theatres, check out the Rialto in Alva, the Orpheum in Okmulgee, or the Liberty in Carnegie. The coolest Drive-in left is in Guthrie. It’s called the Beacon. My wife, Cindy, and I have traveled all over Oklahoma, Kansas, eastern Colorado, and the Texas Panhandle researching old movie theatres. The Washita is one of the best!
Brent Clark

JohnMcConnel on March 23, 2002 at 2:31 am

Architect: Hudgins, Thompson, Ball, and Associates, of Oklahoma City. Original Seating: 600 approx.