MAHRER’S OPERA HOUSE……OCT_28_10

JOHN MAHRER BECAME A LEADING PUBLIC-SPIRITED CITIZEN OF NANAIMO. HE BUILT THE OPERA HOUSE IN 1890, A SUBSTANTIAL BRICK BUILDING FOR A CITY OF FIVE THOUSAND PEOPLE, “AS A STRICTLY FIRST-CLASS THEATRE, AT POPULAR PRICES……WITH OUR STOCK COMPANY, COMPOSE