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Exhibition Tours: “Twice Nightly: The Argyle Theatre Remembered”

10 June @ 11:00 am - 8 July @ 12:00 pm

Find out more about this exhibition in a tour with Project Coordinator Cathy Warren.

“Twice Nightly: The Argyle Theatre Remembered”, running from 8th June until 3rd September, tells the story of The Argyle Theatre of Varieties, which opened in Birkenhead in 1868. Owned and managed by three generations of one family, it entertained thousands of people over 72 years. The theatre became known nationally and internationally as ‘The Cradle of the Stars’ launching the careers of artistes who were to become household names.

This exhibition bring together original playbills and memorabilia from public and private collections. Find out more about the exhibition in a tour with “Twice Nightly” Project Coordinator Cathy Warren at 11am on one of the following dates:

Friday June 10th

Friday June 24th

Friday July 1st

Friday July 8th


Williamson Art Gallery & Museum
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Williamson Art Gallery & Museum
Slatey Road, Birkenhead, CH43 4UE
Birkenhead, CH43 4UE GB
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