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1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 67 (33)

1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition
1952 Theatre Catalog
1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 67
Page 67


1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 67

RIDGEWAY Stamford, Conn.

Part of a 34-store shopping center, the Ridgeway was opened August 31, 1951. The exterior is strikingly unusual and Somewhat reminiscent of the quiet ele 1952 THEATRE CATALOG

gance of a legitimate theatre. A onethousand car parking area with safety aisles and excellent lighting is adjacent.

The first lobby is visible from the street through full-view glass doors and above the entrance the name sign tops an open vestibule. Current and coming attractions are displayed in interesting built-in



frames and the structure is well illuminated.

Indirect lighting is also extensively used in the interior, adding a soft glow of richness to the simple elegance of the decor, broken only by the artistic placement of large, abstract, 3-dimensional forms, gayly colored in strong tones.
1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 67