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National and State Registers of Historic Places

Plaza Theater

Picture of property 404 Neosho Street
Burlington (Coffey County)
Listed in National Register Feb 9, 2005

Architect: Al Hauetter
Category: recreational district
Thematic Nomination: Historic Theaters and Opera Houses of Kansas

Designed by architect Al Hauetter, the Plaza Theater was built in 1942 for Warren L. Weber. The two-story brick building is notable for its Moderne-style façade that incorporates such materials as glass block, pigmented glass panels, and glazed ceramic tile. The façade further emphasizes the sleek Moderne style with bold geometric lines. It was nominated as part of the "Historic Theaters and Opera Houses of Kansas" multiple property listing and is significant for its association with local recreation and entertainment history and for its architecture.

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