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Allen's Danforth Theatre; interior, auditorium, Danforth Avenue, east of Broadview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario. Open in full size

Allen's Danforth Theatre; interior, auditorium, Danforth Avenue, east of Broadview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario.

Picture, 1984, English

Allen's Danforth Theatre; interior, auditorium, Danforth Avenue, east of Broadview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario.

Picture, 1984, English

Notes

Image published in Toronto Star, 4 Nov 1984, page G8, with article by Gina Mallet, "When Toronto had dream palaces".

Caption:

The music hall (1984): Once known as Allen's vaudeville theatre; it was one of the last vaudeville houses built in Toronto. It is to be reopened as a live theatre by a group that includes Gina Mallet and Leonard McHardy. It's located on Danforth.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Theatres - M to Q

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115380f