Capitol Theatre (RKO Capitol Theatre)

209 State St.     Built 1927, Opened Jan. 21, 1928     Spanish Colonial     Rapp & Rapp
In 1980, when the Capitol Theater was transformed into the Madison Civic Center, the auditorium and proscenium were saved in their historic splendor, becoming the Oscar Mayer Theater. Even the Barton organ, one of a few still inexistence, remained in its familiar setting.