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State Theatre
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Facade from Market Street
Location 47-51 Market Street, Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Built 1926–1929
Architect Henry Eli White
Owner Event Hospitality and Entertainment; Claude Neon Pty Ltd
Official name: State Theatre; State Building; Wurlitzer Organ
Type State heritage (built)
Designated 2 April 1999
Reference no. 446
Type Theatre
Category Recreation and Entertainment

The State Theatre is a heritage-listed theatre, located at 47-51 Market Street, in the Sydney central business district in the City of Sydney local government area of New South Wales, Australia. The theatre was designed by Henry Eli White and built from 1926 to 1929. It hosts film screenings, live theatre and musical performances, and since 1974 it has been the home of the annual Sydney Film Festival. It is also known as State Building and Wurlitzer Organ. The property is privately owned. It was added to the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999.

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