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Guild Theatre
Selborne, East London, Eastern Cape

People:

EAST LONDON MUNICIPAL ARCHITECTS: Architect
BRIAN WATSON ASSOCIATES INC: Architect

Date:1962 : 1987
Type:Theatre
Status:Extant


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32°59'40.41" S 27°53'49.66" E
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Plaque 1:

THE GUILD THEATRE
WAS OPENED BY THE HON. THE MINISTER
FOR EDUCATION, ARTS & SCIENCE,
- SENATOR J. DE KLERK -
ON 6TH. OCTOBER, 1962
ON THIS OCCASION, THE SHERIDAN PLAY
"SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL", PRODUCED BY
MRS. MARY HOWE, WAS PRESENTED
BY EAST LONDON THEATRE GUILD
DIE GILDE-TEATER
IS DEUR SY EDELE DIE MINISTER
VAN ONDERWYS, KUNS EN WETENSKAP,
- SENATOR J. DE KLERK -
OP 6 OKTOBER 1962, GEOPEN. BY HIERDIE
GELEENTHEID IS SHERIDAN SE TONEELSTUCK
"SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL", ONDER LEIDING
VAN MEV. MARY HOWE, DEUR DIE
OOS-LONDEN SE TEATER-GILDE, OPGEVOER.

Plaque 2:

GILDE
THEATER
HIERDIE GEDENKPLAAT
ONTHUL DEUR
DIE ADMINISTRATEUR VAN
KAAPLAND
MNR. GENE LOUW
OP 29 FEBRUARIE 1988
GEDENK DIE OPENING
VAN DIE UITBREIDINGS AAN
EN DIE MODERNISERING VAN
DIE GILDE TEATER.
GUILD
THEATRE
THIS PLAQUE
UNVEILED BY
THE ADMINISTRATOR OF
THE CAPE PROVINCE
MR. GENE LOUW
ON 29 FEBRUARY 1988
COMMEMORATES THE OPENING
OF THE EXTENSIONS TO
AND THE MODERNISATION OF
THE GUILD THEATRE.

Plaque 3:

THE ORIGINAL PART OF THIS THEATRE
WAS BUILT IN 1962 TO THE DESIGN
OF THE
EAST LONDON MUNICIPAL ARCHITECT
AND THE EXTENSIONS AND MODERNISATION
IN 1987 TO THE DESIGN OF
BRIAN WATSON ASSOCIATES INCORPORATED

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

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