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The Queen's Theatre, Well Road, Dundee

Formerly - A Church - Also known as the Queen's Hall

Dundee Theatres

A blank letter template entitled 'Merrimac in his Miniature Vaudeville Theatre of Stars', with his permanent address given as the Queen's Theatre, Dundee - Courtesy David Mackenzie.The Queen's Theatre was on Well Road, Dundee and was operated for a short time by Arthur Henderson, who also operated the Alhambra Theatre for a period.

Originally from a fairground family in Yorkshire, Henderson had settled in Dundee and found winter quarters for his travelling show.

He operated a number of early cinema sites and maintained his interest in stage productions, including a short period of running the Queen`s Theatre, seating 500 and sometimes referred to as the Queen`s Hall, which was a converted church in Well Road.

The above information on the Queen's Theatre was written for this site by Graeme Smith in February 2013.

Right - A blank letter template entitled 'Merrimac in his Miniature Vaudeville Theatre of Stars', with his permanent address given as the Queen's Theatre, Dundee - Courtesy David Mackenzie.

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