Letter: Terrible Place to Watch Movies

To the Editor:

Barbara Jones of Enfield is correct (“Bring Movies Back to Spaulding,” Feb. 21). The Loew Auditorium at the Black Family Visual Arts building is totally unsuited to showing films to a mature audience. I have suffered through several performances of the Metropolitan Opera in HD. The seats are narrow and short and the knee room is almost nonexistent. I arrive an hour early so I can get a seat where I can both see the screen without tilting my head up at an extreme angle and have room for my knees.

Back to Spaulding!

Babette Hansen



Letter: Bring Movies Back to Spaulding

Monday, February 18, 2013

To the Editor: One of the delights (and draws) of the Upper Valley is the large movie screen in Spaulding Auditorium at the Hop. This screen was designed and installed to show film to students and the community the way it is meant to be seen. The sound system has been periodically upgraded, and the seats are divine; it’s a …

Letter: Noisy, Less Comfortable and Messy

Monday, February 25, 2013

To the Editor: I agree with recent letters about the lack of comfort at the Loew Auditorium in comparison to the overall comfort at Spaulding Auditorium. I also question how much revenue the concession stand is generating. I attended the entire silent film series and while listening to the informative pre-movie comments and the outstanding live music, I was surrounded …