Central cinema, 63-65 High Street, Stourbridge, West Midlands: the auditorium seem from circle right

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RIBApix ref no RIBA59683
Architect/DesignerWebb & Gray
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1929
Image Date1937
StyleArt Deco
Library ReferenceMAL2283
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Taken over by Odeon in 1937, this cinema was renamed as such in 1938. It closed in 1973 and was sold to Maple Macowards and used for shops and other commercial use. The building closed in 1990 and was demolished. Wilkinsons, a household store, opened on this site in 2000.

Subject tags

balconies, cinemas, auditoria, seating, draperies, curtains