|Location:||Douglas, Isle of Man|
The Villa Marina of Isle of Man in Douglas is one of the most premier entertainment venues of the world which is a part of the Villa Gaiety complex. Its major components include the Royal Hall, Broadway Cinema, Promenade Suite, Dragon’s Castle and Colonaide Gardens. It is situated in the Harris Promenade that overlooks the famous Douglas Bay. The entertainment venue was designed by the architect named Alban Jones. He was selected in an open competition where Professor Adshead of Liverpool University was the judge. The venue was inaugurated on 19th July 1913 and a major renovation took place in between 2001-2004. It is owned by the Isle of Man Government. It comprises of almost 1,500 seats hosting numerous entertainment shows throughout the year. The Broadway Cinema is an auditorium having Wi-Fi access, LCD television, Noble Suite and lovely layout facilities for watching movies and hosting corporate functions.