Concert series helping Leadville buy, restore the legendary Tabor Opera House

22nd July, 2016 by

By Randy Wyrick

LEADVILLE — The Silver Circuit rides again.Leadville’s legendary Tabor Opera House has hosted entertainers such as Oscar Wilde and Harry Houdini as they made their way from Denver to San Francisco during the mining heyday.The Tabor will host the King Cardinal Band tonight in a performance that marks the fourth in a Save the Tabor season dedicated to restoring the historic structure.The city of Leadville is raising money to buy it, and it’s almost there. They need around $100,000 more to buy it from Sharon and Bill Bland. The Tabor has been in Sharon’s family for 61 years, since her …

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