I really like being retired. No more annual appraisals from intellectual inferiors telling me my way ain't as good as their way.
Photos: The Ridge Theatre prepares for its final screening
Vancouver's storied Ridge Theatre is getting ready to close its doors for good.
Charles Campbell wrote this week's cover story on the Ridge, and he provided this selection of photos capturing much of the cultural venue's character.
The Ridge may have had Vancouver's first cappuccino bar, but only popcorn is essential to a movie theatre. Charles Campbell
The bowling alley in the Ridge complex is another casualty of condominium development. Charles Campbell
There is something about an old outdoor box office that cannot be duplicated in a mall. Charles Campbell
The Ridge opened on April 13, 1950, with a screening of Henry V with Laurence Olivier. This image graces the lobby.Charles Campbell