Gaiety Theatre Remains

Remains of Gaiety Theatre, Dickens Street, Napier, after 3 February 1931 earthquake

Original digital file

DobsonM3371_Photos_018_EarthquakeGaietyTheatre.jpg

Description

The Thompson-Payne skating rink was converted into the Gaiety Theatre in 1912.

Signs on building –

“-PAYNE
[GAIE]TY
ELECTRIC THEATRE
SUPERIOR
TALKIES

SOUND   Western Electric   SYSTEM

Superb   Emotional   Moralising
COMMON CLAY

EARLY DOOR […]
TICKETS
PROGRAMME […]”

Business / Organisation

Gaiety Theatre

Location

Dickens Street, Napier

Format of the original

Photographic print

Date published

February 1931

Accession number

490661

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