New Zealand actress Ngaire Porter 1958
Holding a sign censorship, recommended as suitable for adults only at new Regent Theatre, Naenae, Lower Hutt City
Regent Theater, Naenae was owned by Lifelong film fan Cyril Townsend
"The Manager was Mr Harrison and Mrs Harrison ran the Nibble Nook. Their daughter Maureen was a tray girl, selling the lollies etc at half time."
The theatre was Opened 1958, closed 1985.
"After the theatre closed it was stripped out and used as a TV studio for local productions and commercials."
Regent Theatre was located 11 Hillary Court Naenae Lower Hutt
Nyree Dawn Porter was born in New Zealand. She left New Zealand in the late 50s to seek her fortune. She is the star of The Forsyte Saga.
"Ngaire changed her name to Nyree Dawn Porter when she went to the UK as the Brits didn't know how to pronounce it."