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1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 62 (28)

1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition
1953-54 Theatre Catalog
1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 62
Page 62


1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 62

MARDA Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Situated in an neighborhood shopping

district, with a drawing area of some

15,000, the Marda is a smartly designed and operated theatre.















A NEIGHBORHOOD lhealle in a growing communily lhe Murda combines lunclionulism will:



























Representing an investment of over $180,000, the house is sturdin constructed with cement blocks and reinforced concrete. The simple, but attractive front is white stucco and roman

brick. Neon tubing sets off the two

marquee reader panels, and the large

letters which rise above the building

simple design. A well stocked concession "and and a comlorlunle lounge area lumish pultons



stand out against the sky.

Avoiding excessive ornamentation, the lobby and foyer are painted rose color. To act as contrast the carpet, which is imported from England, is a pleasing shade of green.

The comfortably laid out auditorium can seat 492 persons.































































with necessary services. while allraclive planling area and color scheme add u loucll ol boauly.

THEATRE CATALOG 1953-54
1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 62