Topic: Cinemas and movie theatres

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The following was compiled from the list of the theatres and cinemas published on the Canterbury Film Society's website. They are listed in chronological order based on the opening of the building.

 

Canterbury Music Hall, Royal Theatre [1861-1908]

Canterbury Music Hall, Gaiety [1864-1891]

Opera House AKA: Saint James, Odeon [1883-1983]

Cinematographic Salon [1896-1896]

Canterbury Hall AKA His Majestys Theatre, Civic [1900-1917]

Castle Theatre [1906-1907]

Cyclorama [1906-1907]

Royal Theatre 'Live Theatre' [1908- ]

Choral Hall [1908-1912]

Colosseum Theatre [1908-1915]

Orange Theatre AKA: Kosy (Hornby) [1908-1967]

Kings Theatre [1910-1915]

Open Air Theatre (New Brighton) [1910-1911]

Empire Theatre AKA: Kings (Sydenham) [1911-1936]

Globe Continuous Pictures [1912-1917]

Queens Theatre [1912-1929]

Grand Theatre AKA: Embassy [1913-1959]

Washington Theatre (Addington) [1915-1915]

Everybodys Theatre AKA: Tivoli, Westend [1915-1994]

Starland Theatre [1916-1918]

Joyland Theatre AKA: Princess (New Brighton) [1916-1946]

Premier Theatre AKA: Roxy, Lido (New Brighton) [1916-1975]

Harbour Light [1917-2011]

Premier Theatre (Papanui) [1917-1924]

Strand Theatre AKA: Plaza [1917-1963]

Liberty Theatre AKA: Savoy [1917-1993]

Crystal Palace Theatre AKA: Carlton [1918-1986]

Memorial Theatre AKA: Empire, Barclay (Papanui) [1923-1975]

Radiant [1928- ]

Majestic Theatre [1930-1970]

Regent Theatre [1930-1996]

State Theatre [1935-1977]

Mayfair Theatre AKA: Cinerama [1935-1985]

Avon Theatre [1935-1989]

Rex Theatre AKA: Avenue International (Riccarton) [1937-1983]

Hollywood Theatre (Sumner) [1938- ]

Metro Theatre (Sydenham) [1939-1964]

Century Theatre (St Albans) [1940-1968]

Little Theatre [1957-1959]

Museum Theatre [1958-1987]

Vogue Theatre (Spreydon) [1959-1969]

Ilam Theatre (Fendalton) [1960-1969]

Christchurch Town Hall [1972- ]

Roxy Theatre (New Brighton) [1977-1985]

Academy Theatre [1978- ]

Northside Theatre (Papanui) [1980-1986]

Skyway Theatre AKA: Pantages (Hornby) [1981-1991]

Midcity Theatre AKA: Lumiere [1982-2000]

Fernland [1983-1988

Metro Theatre, Creation [1986-]

Downtown Theatre [1986-1994]

Clocktower Theatre [1989-1993]

Cinema 3 (Hornby) [1991- ]

Hoyts 8 [1993- ]

Cloisters Theatre [1994- ]

Northland 6 (Papanui) [1996- ]

Regent on Worcester [1996- ]

Rialto [1996- ]

The Door Theatre [2003- ]

Reading (The Palms, Shirley) [2003- ]

Cinecafe [2004- ]

Hoyts (Westfield Riccarton) [2005- ]

 

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