CINEMA and THEATRE HISTORICAL SOCIETY of AUSTRALIA INC.
39 St. Edmonds Road
Prahran Vic 3181
HISTORY WEEK TALK BY PRESIDENT
Richard Twentyman will present, on behalf of CATHS, an illustrated talk on the History of the Geelong Theatre. The event will be at the Prahran Mechanics Institute (PMI) in Saturday 13 October, commencing at 11.00 am. CATHS members are most welcome to attend. Booking are required. To book visit the PMI web site at http://www.pmi.net.au/event/geelongs-
Our next general meeting will be on Sunday 28 October at the Sun Theatre -
We are pleased to welcome the following New Members to the Society: Paul Dickinson (Vic), John Nehez (Vic), Ian McKenzie (Vic) and Graeme Kerss (Vic).
It is with great sadness that we advise of the deaths of Lawrie Taylor from Rainbow Beach in Queensland and Keith Beecher from Rye, Victoria since our last mail out.
Several members have made donations of magazines, clippings, programs, pictures, etc to be added to our holdings. New volunteers are always welcome. The archive is open Wednesdays and Thursdays.
The next Research Group meeting will be held at the CATHS Archive at 1 pm on Wednesday 24.
*** Note different time to usual *** All members are welcome to attend.
GOLDEN DAYS RADIO
CINEMARECORD TURNS 100.
Recent updates to the CATHS website have included a fully searchable cinema & theatre
database, as well as a CinemaRecord contents database.
Both of these can be accessed via our regular website at … www.caths.org.au
Click on Cinema Database and Our Publications respectively.
The committee encourages you to check out your local cinema(s) and confirm whether
all information is correct. We would love to hear from you if you find errors or omissions,
or even an acknowledgement that we have it correct.
Where applicable, active links to the website referred to have been added to all news items. These should take you direct to the website. If you have a problem, simply cut and paste the link into your Internet browser using your mouse.
CATHS is a supporter of GDR and is pleased to announce that we have become the sponsor of the popular movie review program, Madeleine at the Movies Tuesdays at 11.15 am and Fridays at 12.10 pm. Listen live on 95.7 FM, or if you can’t receive it direct, via live streaming on the Internet at … https://goldendaysradio.com/ Past programs, including the CATHS interviews can be heard by clicking on Podcasts and then Community Magazine.
Wanted: More CATHS members to join and use SLACK -
The last week or so has seen some lively comments about cinema going and the conditions and prices being offered to customers, uploaded pictures of several past and present cinemas and comments by several users. You are most welcome to join.
Yes, the December edition will be our 100th edition of the magazine.
This will be a 44 page edition with several color pages.