January 17, 2017
More than 70 attendants visited the newly-renovated Red Steakhouse Auditorium Monday night. Chance Mullinix / The Volante

Red Steakhouse Auditorium hosts grand opening gala

After four months of renovations, The Coyote Twin Theater hosted a gala celebrating the reopening of the newly-named Red Steakhouse Auditorium Monday night. The auditorium was […]
January 6, 2017
This photo from the Vermillion Theatres Facebook page shows the extensive work that has taken place to transform the Coyote 1 into the much-improved RED Steakhouse Auditorium.

RED Steakhouse Auditorium Reopening At Coyote Twin Next Week

After four months of closure due to renovation, Screen One at the Coyote Twin Theater will re-open next week, offering a “whole new experience” for movie-goers […]
October 21, 2016
David Lias

Downtown Vermillion Seeing Revitalization

Movie goers in downtown Vermillion may have noticed one less screen in operation at the Coyote Twin Theater. That is because the theater is going through […]
April 18, 2016
Vermillion Rotary Club Donation

Vermillion Rotary Club Donation

Vermillion Rotary Club officers, Kathy Chandler, secretary, Doug Tuve, treasurer, and Chuck Lubbers, president (not pictured), recently presented a check for $1,000 to the Vermillion Downtown […]
April 18, 2016
FBT Donation

Thank you to the Fishback Community Foundation

Jason Thiel, of the Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association (center) accepts a $5,000 check presented by Tom Schaack and Susan Oberle from First Bank & Trust on […]
February 12, 2016
Vermillion Downtown Cultrual Association

Thank you to the Dakota Hospital Foundation

Thank you to the Dakota Hospital Foundation for the $5,000 grant which we will put towards renovating and reopening the Vermillion Theater. The Vermillion Downtown Cultural […]
January 28, 2016
Academy Awards

Why is is so hard to get Oscar contender movies?

A great question and one that we’re always thinking about at the Coyote Twin. Here are some basics about Oscar contenders: 1) They’re often printed at […]
January 18, 2016

Booking small theaters- How the Movie You Want Gets to You

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been pretty lucky at the Coyote Twin to have some amazing films come to Vermillion. Star Wars Episode VII, The […]
January 17, 2016
Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association

What is the VDCA?

Last summer, a small group of interested Vermillion residents — in an effort first to save the Coyote Twin and Vermillion Theaters — formed the Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association (VDCA). […]
December 8, 2015
local cinema

Why does going to the local cinema make good economic sense (and some thoughts about running a local theater)?

Read on if you’re interested in learning why staying local makes sense and where it doesn’t make economic sense. Warning – it’s long and we talk […]
September 18, 2015
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A $10,000 Boost Helps VDCA

VERMILLION, S.D. | Any volunteer group with aims to revitalize a city’s downtown and foster cultural opportunities faces that moment when members might wonder how, or […]
September 11, 2015
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Theatrical revitalization heading to downtown Vermillion

VERMILLION, S.D. | A theatrical revitalization is underway in downtown Vermillion, S.D. Two movie theaters in the city are being upgraded as part of joint venture […]
September 4, 2015

Vermillion Theater Restoration Lands Large Grant

VERMILLION, S.D. | An effort to preserve two downtown movie theaters in Vermillion has received a big boost from the Bush Foundation. The Downtown Vermillion Cultural […]
August 4, 2015
sioux-city-journal

A Smash Hit: Vermillion, S.D. theater revitalization a smash hit for new group

VERMILLION, S.D. | Any volunteer group with aims to revitalize a city’s downtown and foster cultural opportunities faces that moment when members might wonder how, or […]
July 26, 2015
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Schwan: Why the show will go on

Here’s a suggestion for the newly formed steering committee trying to give the restoration of the State Theatre in downtown Sioux Falls a final funding push: […]
July 9, 2015

Coyote Twin Theatre Purchased By Non-Profit Association

A non-profit association has formed this year to invest in growing Vermillion’s downtown cultural attractions and relationship with the University of South Dakota and broader community […]
February 12, 2016
Vermillion Downtown Cultrual Association

Thank you to the Dakota Hospital Foundation

Thank you to the Dakota Hospital Foundation for the $5,000 grant which we will put towards renovating and reopening the Vermillion Theater. The Vermillion Downtown Cultural […]
January 28, 2016
Academy Awards

Why is is so hard to get Oscar contender movies?

A great question and one that we’re always thinking about at the Coyote Twin. Here are some basics about Oscar contenders: 1) They’re often printed at […]
January 18, 2016

Booking small theaters- How the Movie You Want Gets to You

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been pretty lucky at the Coyote Twin to have some amazing films come to Vermillion. Star Wars Episode VII, The […]
January 17, 2016
Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association

What is the VDCA?

Last summer, a small group of interested Vermillion residents — in an effort first to save the Coyote Twin and Vermillion Theaters — formed the Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association (VDCA). […]