Princess Theatre

108-110 James Street North,
Hamilton, ON L8R 2K3

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Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on July 15, 2013 at 2:52 pm

The Princess Theatre should be marked as demolished. The Tivoli’s auditorium is still standing, but the Princess was in the building that housed the Tivoli’s entrance.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on May 15, 2013 at 8:31 pm

The 1922 Hamilton City Directory listed the Princess Theatre at 108-10 James Street North.

hamiltonmark
hamiltonmark on February 28, 2007 at 5:16 pm

Mike. From what I know, the Carrige/Lobby was the front portion of the building, the former Princess theater was behind which was incorperated into part of the lobby and the auditorium was next which is what is still standing. If you go to the Tivoli, you can get more history on the Tivoli including the Princess and Wonderland theatre. Mark.

Lovesickphoto
Lovesickphoto on February 28, 2007 at 7:00 am

So, from what I’m reading here, when the front of the Tivoli collapsed, was that technically the Princess Theater that was falling over?

mrchangeover
mrchangeover on December 10, 2004 at 10:07 am

The Princess was also the Wonderland in 1908, the Colonial from 1910-1912 and the Princess from 1913-1923.This information comes from a history of the Tivoli contained in a 2004 City By-law to demolish the old carriage factory portion of the Tivoli Theatre site.

hamiltonmark
hamiltonmark on November 10, 2004 at 7:34 pm

The Princess theatre was not located next to the Tivoli but is was used as the lobby for the Tivoli located at 108 James Steet North in Hamilton. The theatre that was next to the Tivoli was the Grand Opera House.( see Granada theatre posted by Chad I.