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Ian commented about Stephen Joseph Theatre on Jun 25, 2007 at 5:04 am

Photos taken during the conversion of the Odeon Cinema to the Stephen Joseph Theatre here:–

Exterior:
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Foyers:
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McCarthy Auditorium â€" the former rear circle of the Odeon:
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The Round Theatre â€" in the now gutted front stalls area of the Odeon:
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Ian commented about Carlton Cinema on Jun 23, 2007 at 3:20 pm

Exterior from 1973 here:–

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Ian commented about ABC Brighton on Jun 23, 2007 at 3:19 pm

Another exterior here :–

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Ian commented about Odeon Kemp Town on Jun 23, 2007 at 3:17 pm

A slightly earlier shot of the former cinema here:–

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Ian commented about Victoria Pavilion (Winter Gardens) on Jun 23, 2007 at 3:15 pm

A view from 1934 here :–

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Ian commented about Reel York on Jun 16, 2007 at 10:59 am

Yes Tim! I am THAT Ian !!!! (aka stagedoor on flickr for the closing night pics). Your group certainly made a spectacular entrance – added a showmanship style sadly lacking from Odeon for the occasion.

To quote from ‘Fiddler on the Roof’, Kev, “From your mouth to God’s ears”

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Ian commented about Reel York on Jun 16, 2007 at 9:42 am

Excellent news! Any news on the opening date?

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Ian commented about Essoldo Hartlepool on Jun 6, 2007 at 9:26 am

The Regal / Essoldo is now known as the Carlton Bingo Club.

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Ian commented about Hippodrome Theatre on Jun 6, 2007 at 9:21 am

Exterior photo’s taken in 2007 here:–

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Ian commented about Town Hall Theatre on Jun 6, 2007 at 9:19 am

Photos taken in 2007 here:–

Exterior:-
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Interior:-
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Ian commented about Essoldo Hartlepool on Jun 6, 2007 at 9:05 am

Photos of the Essoldo here:–

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Ian commented about Regent Cinema on Jun 6, 2007 at 3:14 am

A few photos of this single screen cinema here :–

Exterior (side view):
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Ian commented about Odeon West Hartlepool on Jun 6, 2007 at 3:09 am

A few photos taken in 2007 of the derelict Odeon:–

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Ian commented about Odeon Bournemouth on Jun 4, 2007 at 9:54 am

Little changed in this 1989 shot as the Granada Bingo Club:–

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Ian commented about Odeon Manchester on Jun 4, 2007 at 9:51 am

A report from the Cinema Theatre Association, who put the Odeon forward for an urgent spot-listing, states that:–

“We were completely shocked and horrified to discover from the English Heritage inspector that most of the interior decoration had been deliberately trashed in a targeted removal of anything of architectural merit.”

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Ian commented about Camden Hippodrome Picture Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 4:10 am

Another exterior photo here :–

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Ian commented about Regent Cinema on May 29, 2007 at 4:08 am

Two photos (inside and out) of the Regent here:–

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Ian commented about Palace Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 4:04 am

Exterior shot of the Palace here:–

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Ian commented about Futurist Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 4:02 am

Side exterior shot here (shows the rear wall of the auditorium, which runs parallel to the street, and is excavated into the hillside down one side of the auditorium) :–

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Ian commented about Gaiety Picture House on May 29, 2007 at 3:59 am

Exterior photo here:–

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Ian commented about Dancehouse Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 3:57 am

A couple more interior photo’s here:–

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Ian commented about Ambassador Super Cinema on May 29, 2007 at 3:56 am

A couple more pictures taken just prior to demilition here:–

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Ian commented about BFI Southbank on May 22, 2007 at 4:11 am

Photo of the auditorium of the NFT1 here:–

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Ian commented about ABC Streatham on May 21, 2007 at 5:29 am

A photo whilst still operating as a cinema here:–

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Ian commented about Gaumont Streatham on May 21, 2007 at 5:27 am

And an earlier photograph from 1991 :–

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