Landmark: The Lyceum Theatre

The Lyceum Theatre at 57 Maoming South Road near Changle Road in Shanghai was built in 1931 by the British Consul for the Amateur Dramatic Society. The well-known English ballerina Margot Fonteyn danced here as a girl.

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Rob Schmitz is Marketplace’s China correspondent in Shanghai.
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