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650: The Capitol Theatre, Parrs Wood Road, Didsbury
The Capitol Theatre meets its demise in December 1998. This theatre was used by Manchester Metropolitan University (formerly Manchester Polytechnic) drama department, and many famous names trained there. In the sixties "Opportunity Knocks" was broadcast from here. Before that it was a cinema. It was built in the 1930's
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