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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 131 (119)

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition
1947-48 Theatre Catalog
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 131
Page 131


1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 131

THE AUDITORIUM. as viewed trom the balcony (above), reveals a decorative treatment which emphasizes architectural simplicity and light colors, with coloriul stage draperies and curtains to add the all-important contrasts. 0n the two seating levels, the theatre accommodates patrons comiortably to the approximate number oi 1.300.

THE PROSCENIUM, with the grand drape opened (right), shows better the design oi the stage and the use at the stage hangings. Note in these two pictures the treatment at the wainscoting, which not only is higher than usual but is brought torward to the arch itseli and then blended with the rise oi apron oi the stage.

THE BALCONY (bottom right) is divided into two parts, as in American theatres, in a loge section and the general seating area further back. Only a single observation port has been provided tor the three projection machines. The largest window may indicate the placement oi tuture spotlight, eitects machines, and the like.

THE PROIECTION ROOM (bottom left) boasts a triple equipment installation. Projection machines and bases and the Enarc projection lamps are by the Brenkert Light Projection Company, with a sound system by the Radio Corporation at America. The booth is completely protected with iusible-like tire shutters and other saiety devices.
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 131