Riviera Theater (also named Astor, Cort, Gaiety, and OK theaters at same location)

449 Wabasha Street N.
Saint Paul, MN 55101

Builder: Kimball Organ Co., W.W., 1928.
Manuals: 3
Ranks: 9
Action: Electro-pneumatic

Notes: Opened in 1920 (as the 1400-seat Astor Theatre. Owned by Finkelstein & Ruben (midwest theater owners/managers).

After only seven years the theatre was shuttered. It was then rebuilt in a Moorish-Oriental style by architect Thomas Farr Ellerbee, and reopened in late-1928 as the "Riviera" Theatre.

In 1976 the theatre was closed and ultimately razed.

Organ Historical Society as of 2015.