New Cross Empire Theatre

483-485 New Cross Road,
London, SE14 6TQ

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hanukkah on December 5, 2016 at 10:55 am

Thanks for the amazing post.

Dave_Law on October 12, 2014 at 5:53 pm

There was another film shot at the New Cross Empire, it was ‘High Terrace’ starring Dale Robertson and Lois Maxwell (the original Miss Moneypenny). It was filmed around 1955/1956. I watched some of the filming, a night scene at the stage door entrance at the rear of the Empire. Dale Robertson was quite well known at the time, it was a bit of a surprise to see him walking along New Cross Road with a limp and using a cane for a support. I discovered long afterwards that he had been seriously injured in North Africa during the war serving in the US Army.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on July 19, 2009 at 9:28 am

Historic photographs and more details of the New Cross Empire Theatre here:
A vintage postcard view from around 1905: