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Wick Theatre and Costume Museum owner Marilynn Wick

Wick Theatre and Costume Museum owner Marilynn Wick

Marilynn Wick just couldn’t resist snapping up a Boca Raton theater of her very own.

“I never thought I’d be opening up a theater in my own lifetime,” says Wick, who along with her daughters Kim and Kelly run Costume World Rentals, with stores in Austin, Dallas, Pittsburgh and Deerfield Beach. “But I worked all these years to be a collector … and I want to make people understand what it is.”

So she has moved the Costume World Broadway Collection from a warehouse museum in Pompano Beach — “We had 10,000 people in 2 1/2 years and we never advertised,” she says — to an expansive building on U.S. 1’s northern Boca Raton border, just south of Delray Beach. The site used to house...

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