The Ritz Theatre
Shawnee, OK 74802
The Ritz Theatre was originally built in 1897 as a dry good store and later served as a boarding house. It was opened as a theatre in 1913 and officially became The Ritz in 1926 after several years of being known as The Cozy Theater, playing "moving and talking pictures as early as 1911. The Ritz remains open today serving as a venue for performing arts and various events throughout the year. One of Oklahoma's oldest operating theaters, The Ritz is no stranger to ghost tales and haunting stories.
Many believe The Ritz is haunted by the ghost of one of the theater's ...
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-40, US-270
Hours vary by performance.