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Capri Theatre

141 Goodwood Rd, Goodwood, Adelaide, South Australia 5034, Australia
+61 8 8272 1177
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One of the best kept heritage theatres in Adelaide

come to the theatre to attend Baff mountain film festival, surprised to find the bonus performance... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helen_from_downunder
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Adelaide, Australia
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Now serving alcohol! Beautiful Art Deco cinema. Independent cinema run by volunteers. Organ music... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Carolyn P
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141 Goodwood Rd, Goodwood, Adelaide, South Australia 5034, Australia
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+61 8 8272 1177
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

come to the theatre to attend Baff mountain film festival, surprised to find the bonus performance - a gentleman played ‘Wurlitzer’ Organ before the film started. It was 5 years since my last visit, glad to see the theatre organ still keep her glory. All...More

Thank Helen_from_downunder
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Now serving alcohol! Beautiful Art Deco cinema. Independent cinema run by volunteers. Organ music played before features. Good price. Haigh's chocolate available and choc top ice creams. Longer run than in commercial cinemas so catch a film here if you think you may have missed...More

Thank Carolyn P
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We come to the Capri Theatre every school holidays with the children on their special priced movie deals. The value is exceptional - but we would go even if we had to pay more. The charm of the place is like no other theatre......art deco...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite cinema in Adelaide as there is a combination of nostalgia (so many beautiful art deco features) and the wonderful Wurlitzer theatre organ. Currently at the time of this review they play the Wurlitzer for 15 minutes prior to the scheduled film...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I was delighted to be a volunteer of the Capri Theatre working in the candy bar cleaning the pop corn machine and sorting through the lollies and other sweets for people going to the movie that evening. They have a lot of socials from the...More

Thank Seaton29
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a great theatre with a wide range of up-to-date movies. Gives support to charities for fund raising. Know when you support the Capri you are supporting the Organ Society too - and the organ recitals are an added bonus to the pre-movie entertainment.

Thank Tina M
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

This lovely historic building is being run by volunteers who are gentle, kind and friendly. The food bar is quaint and has all you need to sit back and watch a good movie. The theatre is nostalgic and fascinating with the ‘Wurlitzer’ Organ dominating the...More

Thank Tracy D
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This cinema is simply like taking a step back in time. It’s really rather old but is really stylish. My kids didn’t no why they had pianos but after explaining why they were interested. This theatre is the only independent cinema which is run by...More

Thank Krystelzcwne
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

The Capri Theatre at 141 Goodwood Road, Goodwood. The theatre was started in 1930 and completed in 1941; the architect was Chris Smith. It is heritage listed, the theatre is now owned by the "Theatre Organ Society", who took over the building in 1978. The...More

Thank donpuck
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I recently went to the Capri Theatre to watch the new Thor movie. This theatre is an absolute gem. It provides patrons with a true experience of the Golden age of film watching. I did not purchase any food or beverages from the Canteen, however...More

Thank jazzyclarinet12
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