Kjer Theatre

Location:  Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

Directions:  On the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus at the corner of Garfield Avenue and Park Avenue.


The Reputed History:

The Kjer Theatre is haunted by Earl S. Kjer, founder of the theatre.


The Investigation:
  • Earl S. Kjer (b. Dec. 15, 1903) taught drama and speech at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.  He was married to Vera M. Kjer (1908-2001) in New London. He died on January 25, 1965, age 61, of acute myocardial infarction due to arterio-sclerotic coronary thrombosis.  Buried Forest Hill Cemetery.
  • The Earl S. Kjer Theatre was built in 1951.

The Reputed Phenomena:  
  • The ghost of Earl Kjer has been seen sitting in his favorite seat in the theatre.
  • The ghost will often tamper with the lights, props, and curtains.


The Investigation:


Designed by Terry Fisk
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Revised: September 28, 2004