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Rishi Kapoor feels nostalgic as Regal Theatre shuts down itself

The Owners Have Decided To Screen Rishi's Father, Raj Kapoor's Classics Mera Naam Joker And Sangam On Its Last Day.

PTI | Updated on: 30 Mar 2017, 04:38:39 PM
Rishi Kapoor nostalgic as Regal Theatre shuts down


Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor took to Twitter to bid an emotional goodbye to Regal Theatre in Delhi, which will see its final light on 30th March after an eight-decade-long golden run.

The owners have decided to screen Rishi's father, Raj Kapoor's classics "Mera Naam Joker" and "Sangam" on its last day.

The premiere of Rishi's debut film as a leading man was also held at Regal Theatre.

Situated in Connaught Place area of the central Delhi, Regal was designed by architect Walter Sykes George and opened in 1932.

According to owner, Vishal Choudhary, Regal had a great association with both Prithviraj Kapoor and his son Raj Kapoor.

While Prithviraj used to perform all his plays in the Regal theatre, Raj made sure that the premiere of all his films were held in Regal Theatre.

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First Published : 30 Mar 2017, 01:57:00 PM

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