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Negative - Plaza Theatre, Geelong, Victoria, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 7132

Description Of Content:
The audience in the Plaza Theatre. Taken from the stage, the photograph shows musicians in the orchestra pit and the lighting at the edge of the stage.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Joy Deans, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cinemas, musicians, theatres
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Cinema
Tertiary Classification: interiors
Organisations Depicted: Plaza Theatre
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Geelong, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
Creator: C Bland Studio, circa 1920


di rozenfeld Posted on 27 Jun 2010 6:04 PM
re plaza theatre geelong reg#7132-i would like to know if this theatre ever showed films in the 50s or 60s . thank you di
Discovery Centre Posted on 29 Jun 2010 1:27 PM
Museum Victoria Comment
Hi Di - To find out more about the history of Geelong's Plaza Theatre you could contact the Geelong Performing Arts Centre or the Geelong Heritage Society
Sam Santospirito Posted on 21 Aug 2011 11:52 PM
yes the Plaza Theatre showed films in the 50s & 60s The Operator in that period was Joe Costa

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