053361:Apollo cinema Shields Road Byker Unknown 1933

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    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of the interior of the Apollo cinema Shields Road Byker taken in 1933. The photograph is looking from the back of the circle towards the proscenium. Above the proscenium painted on the ceiling is the figure of Apollo sitting on a throne which has a telephone on one arm and a cocktail on the other. The sun is behind Apollo. To the left of Apollo there are the figures of two musicians and to the right two singers. Underneath the figures are the words 'Apollo God of the Sun of Song and of Music'.The Apollo opened in 1933 and closed in 1983.Theatres Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 053361
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4085534064/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 5 years ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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