|Wilmington, OH: Boyd Cultural Arts Center|
Country: United States of America
Location: Wilmington College campus; 1870 Quaker Way / Douglas Street / College Street
First building on the site: Fine Arts Center and Boyd Auditorium (622 seats), built 1951-1953. Named after Oscar F. Boyd. Fine Arts Center demolished in 2004. Boyd Auditorium was rebuilt and integrated into a new performing arts center named "Boyd Cultural Arts Center", opened 2005, with a main theatre hall named "Hugh G. Heiland Theatre" (433 seats).
Picture: Boyd Auditorium before the rebuilding|
Front Text: inscriptions: "Wilmington College Summer Theatre", "Boyd Auditorium"
Reverse Text: "Boyd Auditorium, Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio. Boyd Auditorium takes on a festive appearance during summer months when it becomes the home of the Wilmington College Summer Theatre. The theatre patio is transformed into an inviting sidewalk cafe, where on Saturday evenings, chamber music may be heard before theatrical performances by talented actors from Wilmington College and other colleges and universities throughout the United States."
Publisher: Bill Schnelle, Cincinnati OH; C-24100
Type: Divided Back
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