San Antonio Theatres:
Now & Then
Past & Present

The Royal Theatre was built in 1909 and was razed in 1928 to make way for the Majestic Theatre that is still open today. J. Wood was the manager in 1915, according to the 1915 City Directory. The arched entrance has always been one of my favorites.

The above photocopy came from the theatre collection at the Institute of Texan Cultures, used by permission. It is the interior of the Royal Theatre.

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