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The Oldest Theatre in Oldest City

Moving Picture World, November 2, 1912:

“The above cut is a likeness of the first motion picture theater in the oldest town in California. The name of the house is the Don Theater in Napa Street, Sonoma, Cal.” 119 more words


From the West End to Broadway: Theatre in London and New York City

London’s West End and New York’s Broadway have become iconic for the quality of their theatre. The Victoria and Albert Museum in Kensington is celebrating 40 years of the Olivier Awards and is marking this with a free exhibition called ‘Curtain Up’. 219 more words


African Renaissance Theatre in Collaboration with the Department Of Theatre Arts, University Of Abuja, Presents SLEEP SEF NA WAHALA in Gwagwalada

The stage is set and the lights are blazing as African Renaissance Theatre (A.R.T) opens the university tour of Sleep Sef Na Wahala, a play written by Africa Ukoh and directed by Williams Obasi. 230 more words


A woman tells her story in not-so-scandalous ways.

By Lupita Peimbert.

(Theatre) – An autobiographical  story about an immigrant woman, her marriage, the challenges of adapting to a new country, and how a private matter became a scandal in and out of San Francisco’s political and media circles. 407 more words


First Night Design | What Every Woman Knows

When asked by an actor he had cast in a small role in What Every Woman Knows how he should play it, Sir James Barrie said: 55 more words

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Booth in the Window at the Bijou

Moving Picture World, November 26, 1910

Excerpts from a letter by John Blohm, owner and manager of the Bijou Theatre, Chesley, Ontario, Canada.

“We have several photoplay theaters here in Western Ontario, though as the enclosed postcard shows, they are on a small scale. 177 more words


First Night Design | Dame Gladys Cooper #Quote #Actress #Cards

Miss Gladys Cooper in Fancy Dress Greeting Card by FirstNightVintage

Looking into a mirror on her deathbed: ‘If this is what virus pneumonia does to one, I really don’t think I shall bother to have it again.’ … 128 more words