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 Part 6 

Bagatela Theater 

in the interwar years


When interest in cabaret gradually began to fade, director Moshkovich, looking for a way to interest the audience in modern entertainment, bet on a music and dance program. The new season in Bagateli opened on September 1, 1925 with a free family dance. Lviv residents liked the elegant entertainment. The evening program traditionally changed every few weeks.

In order to encourage the audience to dance, the artistic repertoire of jazz orchestras had to be similar to the American one. So jazz bands replaced traditional sentimental waltzes...

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