Elgin & Winter Garden Theatres in Toronto

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These two theatres are the last remaining Edwardian stacked theatres in the world. They were opened in 1913, showing mainly Vaudeville acts. After the decline of Vaudeville, the upper level Winter Garden closed and the lower level Elgin was converted into a cinema. By the 1970s the Elgin was showing a mixture of B-movies and pornography, but in the 1980s the Ontario Heritage Foundation bought both theatres and restored them to their original glory. They now show mainly Broadway plays and musical
Address: 189 Yonge Street
Directions: Yonge Subway line to Queen Station
Phone: 416-872-5555
Url: http://www.heritagefdn.on.ca/userfiles/HTML/nts_1_2374_1.html

Source wikitravel.org/en/Toronto/Yonge Street