Cathay Theatre - Middle Huaihai Rd - Shanghai, China by John Meckley

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The historic Art Deco Cathay Theatre with its distinctive zigzag facade.

This photo is featured in my 2010 Shanghai Art Deco Calender.


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John is a retired software engineer who has worked in both the United Stated and China. He spends half of his time traveling the Earth with his wife Sun-Ling and is keen on photography, vegetarian food, bicycling, and reading travel non-fiction. His photographic interests are in early and mid twentieth century modern architecture, food, public transportation, traditional markets, cinemas, and places of worship.

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  • PhotosByG
    PhotosByGalmost 5 years ago

    Hi John. Anything Theatrical is looking for photos of this quality and calibre if you are interested in submitting this photo and any other photos you may have with a theatrical theme.
    Cheers, Graham

  • John Meckley
    John Meckleyalmost 5 years ago


  • PhotosByG
    PhotosByGalmost 5 years ago

    Congratulations! Your photo has been featured in “Anything Theatrical”
    This photo was chosen because it was of a very high quality and it captured exactly the sort of work we are looking for in this group.
    Please keep up the great work and we hope you continue to add more of your excellent photographs to this group.

  • retsilla
    retsillaalmost 5 years ago

    great night shot!

  • John Meckley
    John Meckleyalmost 5 years ago

    Thanks much!

  • sugurl
    sugurlover 4 years ago

    I watched Transformers 2 the first night it was out in this theatre last summer!

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