Discovery Theater Opens in A&I Building

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The Discovery Theater for children opens in a renovated 175-seat space in the Arts and Industries Building with offerings to include original plays, puppet shows, mime, dance performances, and storytelling. The Theater is administered by the Resident Associate Program.


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "S. Dillon Ripley Chronology"

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Fall, 1977


  • Theater
  • New Programs
  • Education
  • Children
  • Entertainers
  • Performing arts
  • Theaters

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