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Ken Roe commented about Palace Theatre on Jan 29, 2011 at 3:32 pm

A photograph of the former Palace Theatre in June 2009:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/knelson88/3650618132/
Auditorium in January 2011:
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Ken Roe commented about Regal Cinema on Jan 28, 2011 at 9:08 am

A vintage (c.1978) photograph showing the Regal Cinema:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/ridgway/1500133160/

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Ken Roe commented about ABC Bolton on Jan 27, 2011 at 5:37 am

A vintage photograph of the ABC in 1967:
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Ken Roe commented about Astoria Theatre on Jan 19, 2011 at 10:23 am

I too have always been intrigued (call it puzzled) by the ‘Astoria Theatre-123’ sign on the building. The original main auditorium was always one space, and the ballroom in the basement was always another single space.

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Ken Roe commented about Vue West End on Jan 18, 2011 at 5:02 am

A vintage photograph of the Warner Theatre in April 1955 screening Judy Garland in “A Star Is Born”:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/allhails/5153872149/

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Ken Roe commented about Jacey Leicester Square on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:56 am

A vintage photograph of the Monseigneur News Theatre in April 1955, with the Empire Theatre on the left:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/allhails/5154554082/

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Ken Roe commented about Empire Cinema on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:52 am

A vintage photograph from April 1955, showing the Empire Theatre playing the film “So Deep in My Heart” starring Jose Ferrer, and the Monseigneur News Theatre (later Jacey Leicester Square Cinema):
http://www.flickr.com/photos/allhails/5154554082/

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Ken Roe commented about Rialto Theatre on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:44 am

A vintage photograph from April 1955, showing the Rialto Cinema. The Peter Robinson store was later demolished and the Swiss Centre built on the site. In 2009, this too was demolished and a hotel has been built on that site:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/allhails/5154525536/

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Ken Roe commented about London Pavilion on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:37 am

A vintage postcard view from 1955, showing Piccadilly Circus and the London Pavilion playing “Go, Man Go” the story of the Harlem Globetrotters:
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Ken Roe commented about Tivoli Theatre on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:27 am

The Tivoli Theatre can be seen in the centre distance in this 1930’s postcard view of the Strand:
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Ken Roe commented about Adelphi Theatre on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:22 am

A vintage 1955 photograph of the Strand, showing the Adelphi Theatre on the left, and a portion of the Tivoli Theatre on the right:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/allhails/2784209086/

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Ken Roe commented about Stag Theatre on Jan 14, 2011 at 3:49 pm

Photographed in the snow at night, December 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/photosam/5284095580/

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Ken Roe commented about Lyrique Theatre on Jan 14, 2011 at 1:24 pm

A photograph of the Lyrique Theatre which I took in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354213965/

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Ken Roe commented about Victoria Theatre on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:55 am

Three photographs of the Victoria Theatre I took in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354200723/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354206567/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354823904/

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Ken Roe commented about Central Hall on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:21 am

A photograph of the Central Hall which I took in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354810858/

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Ken Roe commented about Tower Cinemas on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:18 am

A photograph of the Tower Cinemas I took in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354193469/

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Ken Roe commented about Kensington Theatre on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:16 am

Three photographs I took of the Kensington Theatre in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354798040/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354187785/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354803630/

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Ken Roe commented about Mystery Theatre -- Can you ID it? on Jan 14, 2011 at 8:43 am

Great video shoot!
It’s the auditorium of Loew’s Kings Theatre, Brooklyn, NY
/theaters/1360/

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Ken Roe commented about Civic Theatre on Jan 14, 2011 at 8:29 am

Two photographs I took of the Civic Theatre in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354171765/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5354174879/

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Ken Roe commented about Cine Iguazu on Jan 13, 2011 at 10:51 am

The former Cine Aguazu, photographed in December 2008:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/anamuniz/3178470378/

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Ken Roe commented about Cine Monumental on Jan 13, 2011 at 10:44 am

The entrance, photographed in June 2010:
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Street scene, beside the entrance. Obviously, it would be impossible to photograph the 7-storey building in such a narrow street:
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Ken Roe commented about Cinne Arts Theatre on Jan 13, 2011 at 6:30 am

A vintage 1970’s photograph showing the Cinne Arts Theatre:
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Ken Roe commented about Apollo Theatre on Jan 13, 2011 at 6:26 am

-DB; I have now added a page for the Cinne Arts Theatre:
/theaters/34783/

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Ken Roe commented about Teatro Merida on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:56 am

The Teatro Merida photographed in November 2006:
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In November 2008:
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A night view from November 2007:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/rporter47/2069164198/
Foyer & ticket booths
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jennyjen/4441564831/
Foyer & ticket booth:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/planeta/119291887/