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  • Capitol Theatre

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the front of Capitol Theatre, a neoclassical building located at 17 Stamford Road. It was adjoined to four-storey Capitol Building. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Jubilee Theatre : exterior

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows the exterior of Jubilee Theatre. The theatre is located along North Bridge Road, opposite Odeon Cinema. The main entrance to the theatre is closed and covered with grilles. Above the entrance can be seen the name of the theatre in English and Chinese. Only the roof...
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  • Alhambra Theatre, 1960s : exterior

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows the Alhambra Theatre located at Beach Road in the 1960s. A car is seen parked outside the theatre, and a trishaw and cyclist are seen riding leisurely along the street. The Alhambra was opened in 1930, and it was the first air-conditioned theatre in Singapore. Photograph donated...
  • Victoria Theatre : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is a close-up on the front porch of Victoria Theatre, flanked by colonial styled steel gates. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Theatre, 2004 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Bonny
    This is the front view of the Capitol Theatre showing a building that was once a cinema and is now desolate. The Singapore Telecoms building is in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Theatre, 1950 : exterior

    Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of Capitol Theatre, also known as Capitol Cinema, situated at the junction of North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. It was built in 1929 by the Namazie brothers on the site of a Dutch hotel called Van Wyke. It became a movie theatre in 1946 when...
  • Sultan Theatre : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts Sultan Theatre, located in Chong Pang Village. The single-storey theatre is a wooden building that stands at the top of an elevated area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Sultan Theatre : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts Sultan Theatre, located in Chong Pang Village. The single-storey theatre is a wooden building that stands at the top of an elevated area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Majestic Theatre, 1992 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows Majestic Theatre, a Cantonese opera house, located at Eu Tong Sen Street on New Bridge Road. The theatre continued screening Chinese films until it closed in 1998. In early 2000s, the Majestic Theatre was gazetted for conservation by URA and the three-storey shopping mall was renamed...
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  • Majestic Theatre, 1992 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows Majestic Theatre, a Cantonese opera house, located at Eu Tong Sen Street on New Bridge Road. The theatre continued screening Chinese films until it closed in 1998. In early 2000s, the Majestic Theatre was gazetted for conservation by URA and the three-storey shopping mall was renamed...
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  • National Theatre, 1983 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an exterior view of the National Theatre (Panggong Negara, in Malay). The name of the building can be seen on its façade on the left. Donated by Lee Wan Goh and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_712. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Theatre, 1968 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a photograph of the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road, was built in 1963 and demolished in 1986. The distinctive features of this building is its cantilevered steel roof with a five-pointed façade, and an outdoor fountain. Photograph donated by Gan Cheng Guat and displayed at the...
  • Roxy Theatre, 1960s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a front view of Roxy Theatre, located at the junction of East Coast Road. In its place now is Katong Plaza. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_650. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Majestic Theatre, 1950s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows the Majestic Theatre, built in 1927. It is located between People's Park Complex and Yue Hwa Department Store on Eu Tong Sen Street in Chinatown. It was a Cantonese opera house built by Eu Tong Sen, a tin mining and rubber magnate, for his wife who was...
  • Sin Wah Theatre : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970s photograph shows Sin Wah Theatre, located at Lorong Ah Thia, off Upper Bukit Timah Road. Besides the usual screening of commercial movies, the theatre also screened films to raise funds. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Hollywood Theatre, demolition : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the demolition works on the former Hollywood Theatre. The theatre was built in 1957 and ceased operation as a cinema in June of 1995. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Majestic Theatre, 1983 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows the Majestic Theatre, located at Eu Tong Sen Street. The theatre, designed by Swan and Maclaren, was completed in 1928. It was a Cantonese opera house built by Eu Tong Sen for his wife, who was a Cantonese opera fan. The Majestic Theatre is now known...
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  • Majestic Theatre, 1983 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows the Majestic Theatre, located at Eu Tong Sen Street. The theatre, designed by Swan and Maclaren, was completed in 1928. It was a Cantonese opera house built by Eu Tong Sen for his wife, who was a Cantonese opera fan. The Majestic Theatre is now known...
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  • Majestic Theatre, 1983 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows the Majestic Theatre, located at Eu Tong Sen Street. The theatre, designed by Swan and Maclaren, was completed in 1928. It was a Cantonese opera house built by Eu Tong Sen for his wife, who was a Cantonese opera fan. The Majestic Theatre is now known...
    Reproduction Available
  • Majestic Theatre, 1983 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows the Majestic Theatre, located at Eu Tong Sen Street. The theatre, designed by Swan and Maclaren, was completed in 1928. It was a Cantonese opera house built by Eu Tong Sen for his wife, who was a Cantonese opera fan. The Majestic Theatre is now known...
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  • Man posing at National Theatre

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a Chinese man standing next to railings, posing for a photograph. He is dressed in a short-sleeved shirt and dark pants. Partially visible in the background is the National Theatre, seen here with its five-pointed façade. No creation date provided. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Theatre, 1960s : night view

    Streets and Places
    The Namazie brothers, a Persian family built the Capitol Theatre in 1929 and completed the accompanying four-storey building, Shaw Building in 1933. Designed by the Shanghai-based Keys and Dowdeswell, the building is a landmark in the Civic and Cultural district. Donated by Lye Siew Fong, and displayed at the Heritage...
  • National Theatre, 1972 : night view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a photograph of the National Theatre at River Valley Road taken at night. It was built in 1963 and demolished in 1986. The distinctive features of this building is its cantilevered steel roof with a five pointed facade, and an outdoor fountain. Photograph donated by Teng Swee Kion...
  • Capitol Theatre building, 2007, entrance : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is the entrance to Capitol Theatre along the alley between Capitol Building and Capitol Centre. Title devised by Library staff.