Century Theatre, Hamilton

Those ’50s biblical epics keep popping up on this site. Last weekend, while rummaging through letters and postcards in a Southern Ontario flea market, I found a pile of ticket stubs, mostly from the 1970s, but among them was a reserved-seating ticket to Cecil B. De Mille’s The Ten Commandments (1956), at Hamilton’s Century Theatre. Interesting timing, really, because the Century was demolished in January, 2010. The Century was originally named the Lyric and opened…

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