A Sampling of

Colorado Opera Houses






Montana

1861 - 1874 • Montana Theatre • Central City


Denver Theatre

1861 - 1877 • Denver Theatre (far right) • Denver


Forrester

1873 - 1915 • Forrester Opera House • Denver






Belvidere

1875 • Belvidere Theatre • Central City


Georgetown ca 1960

1875 • Cushman Opera House about 1960 • Georgetown

Cushman today

1875 • Cushman Opera House today • Georgetown


Princess; Del Norte
Rio Grande County Museum photograph

ca. 1876 - ca. 1960 • Opera House (as Princess Theater) • Del Norte








McClellan, Georgetown

1876 - 1892 • McClellan Opera House • Georgetown
(Hotel de Paris at left)




Central City Opera House

1878 • Opera House • Central City


Tabor, Leadville

1879 • Tabor Opera House • Leadville





Dickens, Longmont

1881 • Dickens Opera House • Longmont


Tabor Grand, Denver

1881 - 1964 • Tabor Grand Opera House • Denver



Fort Collins
Fort Collins Public Library

1881 • Opera House • Fort Collins


Colorado Springs

1881 • Opera House • Colorado Springs


Jaffa

1882 • Jaffa Opera House • Trinidad




Smith

1882 • Smith Opera House • Gunnison


Mandel

1883 • Mandel Opera House • Grand Junction


Bartholf

1884 • Barthof Opera House • Loveland


Jackson

1885 - ???? • Jackson Opera House • Greeley





Fairbairn

1885 - 1968 • Fairbairn Hall • Berthoud



DeRemer

1885 - 1899 • DeRemer Opera House • Pueblo


Hunter

1886 - 1964 • Hunter Opera House • Greeley


Wright

1888 • Wright Opera House • Ouray



Carmichael

1888 - 1955 • Carmichael Opera House • Brighton


Buddecke

1888 - 1959 • Buddecke and Diehl Opera House • Montrose


Wheeler Hall

1889 • Wheeler Hall • Manitou Springs


Aspen Wheeler

1889 • Wheeler Opera House • Aspen


Salida Opera House

1889 • Opera House • Salida


Broadway

1890 - 1955 • Broadway Theater • Denver





Pueblo

1890 - 1922 • Grand Opera House • Pueblo


Elitch

1891 • Elitch Theatre • Denver


Manhatten

1891 - 1908 • Manhattan Beach Theatre • Denver



Park

1892 - 1936 • Park Opera House • Grand Junction





Broadway

bef. 1894 • Broadway • Monte Vista


La Jara Opera House

1895 • Opera House • La Jara




Anna Dora

1895 - 1939 • Anna Dora Opera House • Delta




Craig

1897 • Opera House • Craig


Cripplecreek

1897 - 1907 • Grand Opera House • Cripple Creek






Rocky Ford Grand

1901 - 1934 • Grand Opera House • Rocky Ford


La Junta
Otero County Genealogy & History

1901 - 1905 • Opera House • La Junta



Waycott

1901 • Waycott Opera House • Colorado City


Victor

1902 - 1920 • Opera House • Victor


Windsor

1902 • Opera House • Windsor




Knearl
Dale Stinton photograph

1902 • Knearl Opera House • Brush



Loveland Opera House

1903 • Odd Fellows Opera House • Loveland



Paonia Opera House

1906 - 1995 • Opera House • Paonia





Manassa

1907 • Opera House • Manassa


Denver Auditorium

1907 • Municipal Auditorium • Denver



Center Opera House
Courtesy Vickie Myers; photo ca. 1920

bef. 1910 • Opera House • Center


Mancos Opera House
Durango Herald photograph

1910 • Opera House • Mancos






Orpheum, Buena Vista

1910 • Orpheum Theater • Buena Vista


Antonito

bef. 1911 • Opera House • Antonito




Sterling

1911-1968 • Sterling Opera House and Hotel • Greeley


Idaho Springs Opera House

1912 • Opera House • Idaho Springs





Burns Opera House

1912 - 1973 • Burns Theatre • Colorado Springs




Isis

1912 • Isis Theatre • Alamosa


Sheridan Opera House

1913 • Sheridan Opera House • Telluride










Grover Opera House

1914 • Opera House • Grover