Orpheum Theatre / Minneapolis, MN
The 2,600 seat Orpheum opened in 1921 with the Marx Brothers headlining the bill! Originally name the Hennepin Theatre, it was built for Vaudeville and then converted to a movie house in the late 30's. In 1988 the theatre began it's conversion back to a live theatre and is part of today's vibrant theatre scene in Minneapolis. In 2014 Irwin Seating replaced the main floor chairs with new model No. 220.127.116.11 Orpheum chairs, with the balcony chairs replaced a year later. The Maple backs and armrests are stained with No. 24 Classic Walnut and steel components are powder coated in black. Backs and seats are upholstered with KM Woolovet claret velour for an authentic touch.