Much renowned and one of the legendary theatres in Delhi – Regal Cinema in Connaught Place has now taken a call to drop down the curtain on March 31, 2017 forever. The decision was taken in the purview of the structural security certificate that the owner of the theatre failed to obtain. As CP faced certain drastic situations few months back due to collapsing of building, the NDMC issued a notice to the building owners and managers to obtain the structural safety certificate.
The 84-year old Regal Cinema in New Delhi will be screening Anushka Sharma starrer “Phillauri” as its last film to feature on 31st March, 2017 which will be the last day of Regal Cinema.
More About Regal Cinema
New Delhi’s Regal Cinema is the oldest theatre in the capital located in the heart of the city. It was beautifully architected by Walter Sykes George who was renowned Anglo-Indian architect and his name is carved in the history of architecture in India. 1932, when India was not even an Independent India, Walter Sykes came up with the iconic architecture at Connaught Place.
Now, as the Regal is all about to shut its shutters down, multiplex is most likely to be erected in place of Regal Theatre in New Delhi, says the owner.