File FTPF32 - Metro Theatre (Brisbane) Theatre Program File

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Metro Theatre (Brisbane) Theatre Program File


  • 1937-2004. (Creation)

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1 folder ; 30 cm.

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Known as the The Theatre of the Stars, it was built for MGM in the Art Deco Style. It was refurbished in 1973, closed in 2002 and demolished in 2004. It was located at 160-183 Albert Street, Brisbane.

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From the Fryer Library Theatre Programs.

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This series contains material such as theatre programs, concert notes, invitations and ephemeral items relating to Australian theatres.
Fryer Library collection includes several issues of the "Metro News" from 1938 - 1948.

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Unrestricted access.

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  • English

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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