The Majestic Theatre was built it 1921 and in its day, hosted a variety of acts from Houdini to Mae West and Bob Hope. When talking pictures came about, the Majestic Theatre began screening movie premieres with stars such as Jimmy Stewart, Gregory Peck and John Wayne.
The 'Big Bands' provided live entertainment at the Majestic. In 1976, the owner of the Theatre turned the theatre over to the City of Dallas and extensive restoration began. The Majestic Theater was named to the National Register of Historic Places and re-opened on January 28, 1983.