Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Durham Opera House

126 1/2 W. Main, Durham, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1901* - 1907*
Performance Types movies
Racial Policy segregated
Building Notes
Associated Persons
Freeland, W.F. manager
Associated Organizations

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Durham Opera House - Ad - religious films
    Durham Daily Sun - 1/1/1901
    Tags: admission price; film title; opera house; religious films
  2. Durham Opera House - Ad - minstrel show
    Durham Daily Sun - 1/1/1902
    Tags: admission price; drugstore; minstrel shows; music
  3. Durham Opera House - Ad - admission price
    Durham Daily Sun - 11/15/1902
    Tags: admission price; opera house
  4. Opera House
    Durham Daily Sun - 11/22/1902
    Tags: admission price; opera house
  5. Academy of Music, Durham Opera House - Ad - drug store
    Durham Daily Sun - 1/13/1905
    Tags: actualities; admission price; drugstore; program change; traveling exhibitor; vaudeville