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Dance Hall & Picture Palace

Sydney"s Romance with Modernity

by Jill Julius Matthews

  • 261 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Currency Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Local history,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Social history,
  • Australia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8331453M
    ISBN 100868197556
    ISBN 109780868197555

    Letter A Main Index informstion page on Old Vintage Historic Nightclub, Ballroom, Juke-Joint, Dance Hall, Pavillion, Shanty, Jukes, Bar, Nite Club etc: such as the Aaragon, Avalon etc.   In gold rush days, the people who provided services to others were often the ones who made the most money. In the second of my Irish Blessings novels, Joy That Long Endures, two characters—a saloon manager, and a dressmaker—make a living from the exertions of the dance hall girls at the fictional Goldust Saloon in South Pass City, Wyoming : Alethea Williams.

      Dance Hall & Picture Palace: Sydney's Romance with Modernity Citation Matthews, J , Dance Hall & Picture Palace: Sydney's Romance with Modernity, Currency Press, Sydney Australia, pp.i A saloon or dancehall girl’s job was to brighten the evenings of the many lonely men of the western towns. In the Old West, men usually outnumbered women by at least three to one – sometimes more, as was the case in California in, where 90% of the population was d for female companionship, the saloon girl would sing for the men, dance with them, and talk to them – inducing.

    Live Music both Local and National Acts, DJ and Dance Floors. No Cover for 21 and Up till 12am (most nights). The Blue Bonnet Palace is also available for hall rental for your next private party or corporate event! Catering is also available. Give us a call today, and let . The current building was originally the Crofton Park Picture Palace which opened in July It was designed by Henley Attwater with a simple barrel-vaulted auditorium. It became The Rivola Cinema in The last film there was shown on 2 March after which the building was converted to a dance hall by local businessman Leonard on: Crofton Park, London.


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x, p.: ill. ; 23 cm. Theater and society -- New South Wales -- Sydney. Dance Hall and Picture Palace; Sydney’s Romance With Modernity by Jill Julius Matthews($ paper) was published by Currency Press, Sydney in Richard Waterhouse is Bicentennial Professor of Australian History and Head of the School of Philosophical.

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Jill Julius Matthews has hitherto been known in general historical debate for her trail-blazing book Good and Mad Women: The Historical Construction of Femininity in Twentieth-Century Australia (). She will be henceforth known for this book as well, which transmutes culture change in one city into the broader flows of popular culture production in an increasingly networked and Author: Alan Mayne.

Her book Dance Hall and Picture Palace won the inaugural award for best monograph from the Film and History Association of Australia and New Zealand, and was short-listed for the Queensland Premier's Literary Award for History.

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