Comments from Ian

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Ian
Ian commented about Luxor Cinema on May 16, 2017 at 8:52 pm

The Luxor was equipped with a stage, often used by the HH Operatic Society.

Memories and a small photo here Luxor

Ian
Ian commented about Granada 3 on Apr 16, 2017 at 12:54 pm

A 1974 photo of the Empire can be found here:–

EMPIRE CINEMA

Ian
Ian commented about Duke of York's Picture House on Feb 6, 2017 at 8:45 am

Some contemporary images (taken January 2017) here, showing a stark contrast to the run down state of the building in my earlier 1980’s photos:–

FACADE

FOYER

AUDITORIUM FROM BALCONY

AUDITORIUM FROM STALLS

Ian
Ian commented about Alemannia und Astor on Jan 21, 2017 at 7:12 pm

Photo of the two cinemas in 1989:–

ALEMANNIA / ASTOR

Ian
Ian commented about Festival Theatre on Jan 20, 2017 at 8:25 pm

Photos of the auditorium here:–

STAGE AND BOXES

VIEW FROM STAGE

Ian
Ian commented about Metro im Schwan on Jan 20, 2017 at 8:20 pm

Photo of the Metro in 1989 here:–

METRO

Ian
Ian commented about Royal Kino on Jan 20, 2017 at 8:17 pm

Photo of Royal Kino in 1989 here:–

ROYAL

Ian
Ian commented about Europa-Palast on Jan 20, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Photo from 1989 here:–

EUROPA

Ian
Ian commented about Central Cinema on Dec 10, 2016 at 8:53 am

Two shots of the exterior from 2016 here (closed and “for sale”):–

DETAIL OF FAIENCE

FACADE

Ian
Ian commented about Arts Picturehouse on Dec 10, 2016 at 8:50 am

Two more recent (2016) shots here:–

FACADE

PICTURE HOUSE

Ian
Ian commented about Odeon Loughborough on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:16 am

More recent (October 2016) photo’s:–

EXTERIOR

FOYER

Ian
Ian commented about Classic Loughborough on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:14 am

Two exterior photos as the Beacon Bingo Hall, taken in October 2016

BEACON – ex ODEON

BEACON – ex ODEON

Ian
Ian commented about Cineworld Cinema - Loughborough on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:10 am

October 2016 photo of rear of building:–

CINEWORLD

Ian
Ian commented about Roxy Theater on Oct 16, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Two more views of the Roxy from 1999:–

FACADE

REAR OF THEATRE

Ian
Ian commented about Odeon Loughborough on Oct 13, 2016 at 10:31 am

Some images from 1990 when operating as the Curzon:–

EXTERIOR

FOYER STAIRS

SCREEN 1

SCREEN 5?

Ian
Ian commented about Odeon Kensington on Oct 12, 2016 at 10:16 am

Demolition now underway – some photos from October 2016:–

FACADE

SIDE VIEW

Ian
Ian commented about Odeon Marble Arch on Oct 12, 2016 at 10:13 am

Some demolition shots from October 2016:–

EXTERIOR

BALCONY SCREENS

REAR – PART OF LOWER PROJECTION ROOM

Ian
Ian commented about Embankment Garden Cinema on Oct 8, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Another photo of the venue from October 2016 here:–

EMBANKMENT GARDEN CINEMA

Ian
Ian commented about Forum Cinema on Sep 5, 2016 at 9:29 am

More images from the beautifully restored Forum (taken in August 2016) can be found here:–

FORUM – EXTERIOR

FORUM – FOYER

FORUM – AUDITORIUM FROM STAGE

FORUM – CEILING SUNBURST

FORUM – AUDITORIUM TO STAGE FROM BALCONY

Ian
Ian commented about Curzon Bloomsbury on Aug 27, 2016 at 8:58 am

An August 2016 photo here:–

CURZON BLOOMSBURY

Ian
Ian commented about Gala Royal Cinema on Aug 27, 2016 at 8:56 am

An August 2016 photo here:–

GALA ROYAL

Ian
Ian commented about Gaumont Bristol on Aug 25, 2016 at 6:43 pm

The former Gaumont is now closed and advertised “for sale” as a “redevelopment opportunity”

Photo (August 2016) here:–

BRISTOL GAUMONT

Ian
Ian commented about Odeon Marble Arch on Aug 16, 2016 at 9:54 am

Some photos of the closed theatre being prepared for demolition in August 2016:–

ODEON MARBLE ARCH – OXFORD STREET

ODEON MARBLE ARCH – OXFORD STREET

ODEON MARBLE ARCH – EDGWARE ROAD ENTRANCE

Ian
Ian commented about Komedia Comedy Club on Aug 15, 2016 at 9:39 am

Further photos 15 years later (taken August 2016) as the Komedia Bath :–

EXTERIOR

FOYER STAIRS

AUDITORIUM TO REAR

AUDITORIUM ACROSS BALCONY

AUDITORIUM TO STAGE

Ian
Ian commented about Little Theatre Cinema on Aug 11, 2016 at 8:25 am

Some photos of this gorgeous little cinema, taken in August 2016, can be found here:–

EXTERIOR

SCREEN 1 AUDITORIUM TO SCREEN

SCREEN 1 AUDITORIUM TO SCREEN

SCREEN 1 AUDITORIUM TO REAR

SCREEN 2 AUDITORIUM