Skip to content

Tennessee Theatre Invites Community To Celebrate '90 Days For 90 Years'e




The Tennessee Theatre turns 90 years old on October 1, 2018. To commemorate the milestone, the Official State Theatre of Tennessee is celebrating over a period of 90 days. From September 29-December 31, the public is invited to attend and engage with the theatre through special anniversary events; giveaways; free tours and open houses; and a curated social media campaign that will include historical photos, fun facts and more.

“As we recognize 90 years of Tennessee Theatre history, we’re celebrating the memories and beloved experiences of millions of patrons, movie-goers, concert attendees, donors and friends,” Tennessee Theatre Executive Director Becky Hancock said. “The theatre experience truly is a community experience.

That’s why we’re extending the 90th anniversary celebration over 90 days, sharing unique experiences, free activities and fun information for everyone.”

More Stories

  • Editor's Letter

    If it were a normal April, I’d wish everyone a happy spring and rhapsodize over the forsythia, dogwoods, redbuds, jonquils and tulips that never fail to lift my spirits. But this is not a normal April. We’re dealing with things that seemed unimaginable just a month or so ago. And it’s hard to predict what next week or next month may bring. Read More
  • Downtown Knoxville Alliance Helps Prospective Residents Explore Options

    Developers have started construction on a combined 420 new residential units in Downtown Knoxville, signaling continued housing demand within the central business district, which is a 0.67-square-mile area in the city’s core. The new rental and purchase options will push the district’s housing units to more than 2,000, in addition to units in surrounding downtown neighborhoods. Read More
  • The Christman Company Acquires Medco Construction

    The Christman Company, a national construction management and real estate development firm based in Lansing, Michigan, and with an office in Knoxville, Tennessee, has acquired MEDCO Construction in Texas. The acquisition allows Christman, which also has an office in Grapevine, Texas, to expand its construction services and sets the stage for growth in Texas and surrounding areas. Read More
  • Johnson Architecture Project Chesapeake's West Earns Keep Knoxville Beautiful Award

    Chesapeake’s West, designed by Johnson Architecture, has earned a 2020 Keep Knoxville Beautiful Orchids Award for the transformation of a tire center into a modern, nautical dining experience. To accomplish their vision, the owners, Copper Cellar Family of Restaurants, collaborated with longtime partner Johnson Architecture to artfully remake the cinder block building into a 17,600-square-foot restaurant and event space. Read More