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1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 106 (86)

1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition
1950-51 Theatre Catalog
1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 106
Page 106


1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 106

(HAPULTEPEC Mexico, D. F.

Designed by California's Architect S. Charles Lee, the 2,390-seat Chapultepec is part of a large ofiice building.

Above the massive marquee soars a





















































































































































































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towering vertical sign with the name of the theatre spelled out in enormous block letters that are illuminated at night.

Although the house is magnificently appointed throughout, the foyer is particularly notable for the heroic sculptured figures on one wall, the inviting settees scattered about, and the glass chandeliers













































































































































suspended from the ceiling.

The auditorium is also a focal point 0: beauty with its elaborate plaster ornamentation, sweeping curve of the proscenium, and striking curtains.

A Westrex sound system, Century projectors, and Ashcraft lamps are used.
1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 106