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Theatre opened 16 Apr 1912 and closed 1928 and converted to retail use.
Opened as Readings Cinemas Apr 2003 and currently has 9 screens.
Opened 24 March 1928 and closed 14 October 1958.
I have just discovered that Graven & Mayger discontinued their association in 1930.
Surprised to see George Rapp name here.Graven & Mayger left the firm of Rapp & Rapp and formed their own firm in 1926.
Theatre has been demolished.
Opened 10 August 1923.
Rivoli opened 22 Apr 1922.
Theatre opened 2 August 1924.
Architect of pictured theatre was Peter Hulsken.
The original theatre by W Scott Dunne was an atmospheric with 1040 seats and there are photos in Exhibitor’s Herald World 9 Jun 1928 Pages 13-16.
Theatre is scheduled to reopen on 14 January.
Theatre has been operating for some time now.
Fire occurred on 20 Nov 1969.
Architect was Theodore Wells Pietsch.
Theatre closed 26 Feb 1978 and was demolished in 1980.
Theatre opened 11 December 1926.
I found an opening date for this theatre of 25 Nov 1926 which coincides with the installation of the Wurlitzer organ.
Theatre opened 27 Nov 1928.
Theatre was remodelled by John Eberson in 1936.
Demolition of the building has commenced.
Theatre opened 29 Dec 1927.
Theatre opened 27 Nov 1929.
This theatre opened somewhere between 1914-18 and was remodelled as an atmospheric by architect Peter Hulsken in 1931.
Theatre has been closed since 20 March 2014 since part of the ceiling collapsed.It is not known when it will reopen.