Savoy Theatre

Kasarmikatu 46-48,
Helsinki 00099

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The Savoy Theatre was built in 1937 and remained one of the premier cinemas of Helsinki for half a century.

In 1987, the 705-seat (511 on the orchestra level, 194 in the balcony) Savoy Theatre became a concert and live theater venue and is today operated by the Cultural Office.

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Kinoteknikko
Kinoteknikko on May 29, 2006 at 8:06 am

More about Savoy Cinema in
http://www.in70mm.com/news/2005/savoy/cinerama.htm

Best Wishes

Jukka Lankinen

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on May 17, 2008 at 8:20 am

This is a recent photo of a Savoy Theater in Helsinki.

hugovk
hugovk on October 4, 2009 at 11:21 am

Fixed Jukka’s link:
View link

And you can see the whole building here, the cinema doors are on the left.
http://www.korttelit.fi/rakennus.php/id/13

hugovk
hugovk on October 4, 2009 at 12:21 pm

Architects: Valter Jung and Bertel Jung
Firm: Jung & Jung

Rakennusvuosi/contruction year: 1937
Kaupunginosa:city neighbourhood: Kaartinkaupunki
Kortteli/block name: Lohi

Helsinki city blocks are named after animals and plants. Lohi is Finnish for Salmon.

Savoy is not part of a chain, it’s now a theatre and concert venue owned by the City of Helsinki.

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