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Chorus line the Soubrettes at the Cremorne Theatre, South Brisbane ca 1944 | by State Library of Queensland, Australia
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Chorus line the Soubrettes at the Cremorne Theatre, South Brisbane ca 1944

Creator: Unidentified.

 

Location: South Brisbane, Queensland

 

Description: The Cremorne Theatre, which opened in 1911, was located near the Victoria Bridge in South Brisbane. It was a venue for musical and variety theatre. During World War II it was very popular with American military and naval personnel. It was destroyed in a fire in February 1954. (Information taken from: AustLit: the resource for Australian literature, 25 November, 2010, retrieved 25 February 2011, from www.austlit.edu.au/run?ex=ShowAgent&agentId=A@0-)

The photograph was possibly taken at the back of the Cremorne Theatre. The Victoria Bridge can be partially seen at left, background.

 

View this page at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/210965

 

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/picture-queensland

 

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Taken circa 1944