The study and appreciation of the life, works and times of Arnold Bennett

The Origins of the Potteries’ Victoria Theatre

The story of the origins of the Potteries’ Victoria Theatre, revealing a fascinating tale that begins with Newcastle Borough Council’s dream of establishing a Civic Theatre and ending with the Victoria Theatre in Hartshill.

The Vic developed not only its musical documentaries depicting local events in its history, but also a tradition of adapting Arnold Bennett novels and stories.

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53 Little Moss Lane, Scholar Green, Congleton, Cheshire ST7 3BP

Published in conduction with the Arnold Bennett Society

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