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Behind the Vest

By Tennessee Theatre

Hulinda Henderson has been coming to the Tennessee since she was a little girl and has been an usher since its grand re-opening in 2005. Hulinda shares why being a part of the Tennessee Theatre family means so much to her. [Click here to watch the video.]

Behind the Curtain

By Tennessee Theatre

Tim Burns has served as Technical Director since October 18, 1979. His history with the Theatre began in childhood and his knowledge of and love for this place is unmatched. Get a look into Tim's world, behind the curtain! [Click here to watch the video.]

Behind the Beauty

By Tennessee Theatre

Robin Surber, the Tennessee Theatre's resident restoration artist, is the lady who keeps the Tennessee Theatre looking fresh and regal long after its full restoration. Get an inside look at what it takes to keep the Tennessee looking spectacular. [Click here to watch the video.]


Celebrating 90 Years at the Tennessee Theatre

By Tonja Burk

It was the end of the Roaring 20's, a happy, progressive decade, still more than a year from the stock market crash that would usher in the Great Depression. On this night, there was excitement and gaiety on Gay Street in downtown Knoxville. [Click here to read more.]


Behind the Scenes: Tennessee Theatre

By Ryan O'Donnell

Beauty is all around you at the Tennessee Theatre.  [Click here to read more and watch the video.]





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