The State Theatre building in North Point is considered to be one of a kind. Photo: Dickson Lee
The State Theatre building in North Point is considered to be one of a kind. Photo: Dickson Lee

How campaigners helped save Hong Kong’s unique post-war State Theatre from wrecker’s ball – and why majority owner New World Development had a rethink

  • Private developer changed its plan following public awareness campaign and representations from government departments
  • Despite being awarded grade one status by the Antiquities Advisory Board, the theatre’s future had been in doubt

The State Theatre building in North Point is considered to be one of a kind. Photo: Dickson Lee
The State Theatre building in North Point is considered to be one of a kind. Photo: Dickson Lee
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