Riviera Theatre (Tsuen Wan) / 海濱戲院 [1991-2011]
Seating capacity: 461
Information gathered thus far from the internet turned out to be very limited. Riviera Theatre was located somewhere in the Riviera Gardens in Tsuen Wan. The area is now fairly saturated with residential and commercial buildings and land reclamation continues. The theatre was likely located close to the water given its name. The location marker is approximate.
[Edit February 7, 2017: Based on Wiki page (see tngan comments) which contains a brief history of the plaza where the theatre was located, the opening and closing dates are estimated to be early 1991 and early 2011, respectively.]
I remember the area's landscape, or rather waterscape, 60 years ago. After rowing my rental boat out of Lai Chi Kok Beach/Bay and turning to the north, I made my first landing on a small rocky island called 零丁島 (tiny single island). There, one could find small fish and crabs caught by low tides. The channel between mainland and Tsing Yi Island was wide. Venturing further north, I saw a bay on the right called Kwai Fong today. Then, it was a large bay having water surface area about 10 times that of Lai Chi Kok beach-inlet, according to an air photo taken in 1946.
- Hong Kong Theatres Association Limited: http://hktaorg.com/en/cinemahistory.php
- Wikipedia's list of theatres no longer operating: https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E9%A6%99%E6%B8%AF%E5%B7%B2%E7%B5%90%E6%A...