Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Star Theatre

3 N. Union, Concord, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 7/1920* - unknown
Performance Types movies
Capacity 500 (1926*)
Racial Policy
Descriptionenlarged seating to 500 seat capacity. changed managers from Mr. B. W. Means to Mr. Fred Young and Mr. Grove S. Boylin.
Building Notes
Associated Persons
Boylin, Grove S. unknown
Means, B.W. unknown
Wallace, L.L. unknown
Young, Fred unknown
Associated Organizations

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Grand Opening Star Theatre
    Concord Daily Tribune - 6/18/1920
    Tags: feature film; film title; opening notice; ventilation
  2. Star Theatre Today
    Concord Daily Tribune - 7/16/1920
    Tags: film title; music
  3. At the Theatres - Star Theatre - feature films
    Concord Times - 7/19/1920
    Tags: feature film
  4. Shetland Pony
    Concord Daily Tribune - 8/18/1920
    Tags: promotions
  5. Star Theatre to Enlarge to 500 Capacity
    Concord Times - 2/28/1921
    Tags: renovation; seating capacity
  6. Star Theatre is Sold to Two Salisbury Men - manager
    Concord Times - 5/2/1921
    Tags: manager
  7. At the Theatres
    Concord Daily Tribune - 6/23/1922
    Tags: film title; renovation

City Directories

  1. Concord, N.C. City Directory, 1920-1921.
    unknown publication - 1920