The Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre
THE ELGIN AND WINTER GARDEN THEATRE CENTRE TOUR
Year-round guided tours of this National Historic Site.
This 90 minute tour is offered year-round and will recount the history and restoration of the last operating double-decker theatre in the world. Visit the original lobbies, the elegant Elgin Theatre, the whimisical Winter Garden and see samples of the world’s largest collection of Vaudeville-era scenery. As well visit the backstage exhibit housing an original Simplex Silent Film Projector and a restored dressing room containing artifacts from the time period.
CONTACT: Lena Polyvyannaya – 416 314 2871
LOCATION: 189 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1M4
GRADES 7 to 12
Min Group Size: 10 Participants
Max Group Size: 80 Participants
Length: 90 minutes
Subject Areas: Theatre, Drama, History, Heritage