Blue Mouse Theatre

Blue Mouse Theatre

The Blue Mouse Theatre is a small second-run movie theater located in the Proctor District in the north end of Tacoma, Washington.

It was originally opened November 23, 1923, and was named after a lounge in Paris. The theater was very successful, and in 1932 was purchased and renamed to the Proctor Theater. In 1972, it was re-purchased again and renamed the Bijou in 1980.

Because of many multiplexes moving into the area, the Bijou was threatened with becoming an office complex. However, in 1993, community activists purchased the Bijou and renamed it back to the Blue Mouse Theatre. The theater has become a community attraction, showing popular movies on a second run basis. The theater is partially supported by generous community donations.

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • The Blue Mouse —    Clyde Fitch s three act comedy opened on 30 November 1908 at the Lyric Theatre for 232 performances. Augustus Rollett, hoping for a promotion, arranges with nightclub entertainer Paulette Divine, known as The Blue Mouse, to pose as his wife so …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Theatre of Ice — Infobox musical artist Name = Theatre of Ice Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Fallon, Nevada United States Genre = Death Rock, Gothic rock, Horror Rock, Post punk, Years active = 1978 1993 Label… …   Wikipedia

  • The Country Mouse and the City Mouse Adventures — Also known as The Mouse Adventures (UK) Genre Animation Written by Patrick Granleese Caroline R. Maria Bruce Robb Voices of Julie Burroughs Terrence Scammell …   Wikipedia

  • Ignatz Mouse — Krazy Kat Krazy Kat Série …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mickey Mouse — First appearance …   Wikipedia

  • Modest Mouse — Tocando en vivo en el United Palace Theatre en New York en 2007 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Berkshire Theatre Festival — Infobox Theatre name = Berkshire Theatre Festival caption = Berkshire Theatre Festival Logo address = city = Stockbridge, Massachusetts country = United States designation = latitude = longitude = architect = owner = Non profit Organization… …   Wikipedia

  • Filmographie de Mickey Mouse — Cet article concerne la filmographie complète de Mickey. Pour la série de court métrages, voir Mickey Mouse (série). Sommaire 1 Années 1920 1.1 1928 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • List of Mickey Mouse cartoons — This is a list of short animated films starring Mickey Mouse (but not including cameos, cartoons that use his title card but he does not appear in, or cartoons that are not his but he still stars in them, such as those with Pluto. Note that the… …   Wikipedia

  • Mickey Mouse (série) — Cet article concerne la série de court métrages. Pour le personnage, voir Mickey Mouse. Mickey Mouse (série) …   Wikipédia en Français