Newark’s Palace Theatre celebrates 100 years on its Facebook page as coronavirus postpones gala
The doors of Newark’s Palace Theatre opened 100 years ago this week to much fanfare — and although the centenary celebrations will not be as planned, the milestone will still be marked.
Newark and Sherwood District Council, which owns the theatre, had planned a gala celebration for this weekend, featuring performances on stage from local stars and performance groups.
With the outbreak of coronavirus, this has been postponed for a year. Instead, the theatre is taking its party online.
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