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Cheung Chau Theatre, 1931

1931 Jan 01

Cheung Chau Theatre, 1931

In assessment report of Antiques and Monuments Office, it is stated Cheung Chau Theatre was built in 1931, owned by Mr Yiu.

Silent movies were shown in the 1930′s, someone was sitting on the side to explain the movie content during the show.

Cheung Chau Theatre ceased operation in 1990′s , the premises has been abandoned until now.

In its 60 years of history, except for the period during Second World War, it provided memorable entertainment to Cheung Chau residents.

Its architecture was described as down to earth, and also forming an integral part of the neighbourhood and community.


Cheung Chau Theatre

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Last edited by Cheung Chau Magazine on 2013 Oct 21

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