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Grand Theatre • Rotterdam • Pompenburgsingel 9 add to bookbag

Grand Theatre
Rotterdam
Pompenburgsingel 9
permalink: http://www.cinemacontext.nl/id/B000909

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51.924847,4.479837

opened on 21-12-1923 • closed on 14-05-1940

first programme with a sound film: 13-09-1929

audience capacity: 1500 seats in 1923 • 1570 seats in 1940

publications 
• Manneke, Nelleke en Arie van der Schoor, Het grootste van het grootste: leven en werk van Abraham Tuschinski, 1886-1942 (Capelle, 1997). Biografie van Tuschinski, met accent op Rotterdamse theaters.
• Ott, Leo, in: De Rolprent, 01-07-1926 vol. 2 nr. 40, p.41. De organist van het Grand Theater Rotterdam.
• Berg, Henk, Over stalles en parket: Rotterdam en het witte doek, 1896-1996 (Rotterdam, 1996).
• Zuilhof, Gertjan e.a., De Rotterdamse bioscopen tussen 1929 en 1940. Doctoraalscriptie Kunstgeschiedenis, Universiteit Leiden. (Leiden, 1981).

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permalink: http://www.cinemacontext.nl/id/B000909

Gebouw:


other cinemas at this address:
opened on 07-12-1922 • closed on 1923
opened on 21-12-1923 • closed on 14-05-1940
opened on 21-10-1932 • closed on 14-05-1940
construction history:
1922 new construction • architect Jac. van Gelderen
1932 renovation
1940-05-14 renovation
Verwoest bij bombardement

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permalink: http://www.cinemacontext.nl/id/B000909

Rechtspersonen:


Tuschinski Maatschappij NV cinema theatre business • from 1936 until 1940

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permalink: http://www.cinemacontext.nl/id/B000909

Rechtspersonen:


Abraham Icek Tuschinski general management • from 1923 until 1935
Andries (AndrĂ©) de Jong manager • from 01-01-1925 until 01-1932
Hermann Ehrlich general management • from 1927 until 1935
Hersch Josef (Hermann) Gerschtanowitz general management • from 1927 until 1935
Jacques L. Benavente musician • from 21-12-1923 until 31-12-1928 • kapelmeester
Joop Walvis musician • until 1940
Leo Ott musician • from 1924 until 1929 • organist
Salomon (Sam) den Hartogh manager • from 21-12-1923 until 1924

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