Hoover Theatre [1954-1981]

Submitted by Admin on Fri, 02/27/2009 - 15:12
Current condition
Demolished / No longer exists
Date completed
Date closed / demolished

This building stood on the junction of Yee Wo Street and Pennington Street.

Dates from Raymond Lo via Cinema Treasures:

  • 1954: Opened to business on 6th May
  • 1981: Closed on 1st October.


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Before the outbreak of war in 1941, the site of the former Hoover Theatre was an amusement park. The name of the amusement park as translated from its Chinese name "東區遊樂場" was the Eastern District  Amusement Park.