Théâtre de Cluny

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Un lycée de jeunes filles (1882)

The théâtre de Cluny or théâtre Cluny was an entertainment venue located at 71 boulevard Saint-Germain in the 5th arrondissement of Paris, inaugurated in 1864 and closed in 1989.

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5th arrondissement of Paris French municipal arrondissement in Île-de-France, France

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