Detail of Rem Koolhaas’ Wyly Theatre in Dallas, with Southwest 737 take off from DAL in background.

Detail of Rem Koolhaas’ Wyly Theatre in Dallas, with Southwest 737 take off from DAL in background.

Detail of stainless steel tube cladding of the Wyly Theatre, Dallas, designed by Rem Koolhaas.

Detail of stainless steel tube cladding of the Wyly Theatre, Dallas, designed by Rem Koolhaas.

The glory days when theatres had interesting architectural details. Pittsburgh, PA.

The glory days when theatres had interesting architectural details. Pittsburgh, PA.

The old Odeon Theatre in the Exchange District, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The old Odeon Theatre in the Exchange District, Winnipeg, Manitoba.