EST. 1946

Malek Theatre

The rise, the fall, and the renovation.

See the history, follow the progress, and be part of the "Bring Back the Malek" movement by donating to the Malek Theatre Foundation, 501(c)(3). Donations can be made via PayPal below or directly thru BankIowa, 230 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644, Attn: Dan Flaucher.



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** All information and images are from the Malek Theatre Facebook page and "Remembering the Malek," a book written and published by Bryce Malek, Bob and Dorothy's son. For information on purchasing the book, please contact us via our contact form.