Good is that its an adult lounge and have a movie theatre for adults. The bad is the location is in the middle of East Boogie, so one wrong turn and you run into a dead-in. Also the lounge has a dress code, why? But a couple that is looking to add spice to their lives would definitely enjoy it. The Colony II Theater was opened April 19, with 3-screens. It later operated as an adult movie theatre. It was reported as being closed around However by January , it was reopened, now with 4-screens as the Colony Theatre & Cocktails and again showing adult .
In after being rebuilt to the plans of architect Cletis R. Foley, it reopened as the Colony Theatre. It went over to adult movies in and was closed in Since demolished, the site is an empty lot in The Colony II was established in East St. Louis in , according to the website Cinema Treasures, although the décor was a mishmash of ‘70s .
This historical, recently renovated art deco style year old Colony theater is conveniently located in the heart of South Beach on Lincoln Road. Colony seats over guests, and hosts a great mix of theatre, opera, dance and comedy. We went to see "Tesla", the world premiere performance of the multidisciplinary opera/music-theatre work. The Colony Theater, which last operated as an adult theatre known as the Colony Art Theatre from , and closed in the mid’s. Today, the former auditorium of the Colony Theater is used as an auto repair shop. Around , after an arson fire, the former lobby area, including storefronts and apartments, was destroyed and was razed.