Bournemouth: Pavilion

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Hampshire
City: Bournemouth
Location: Lower Gardens / Westover Road

Built 1928-1929 as "Concert Hall" by G. Wyville Home and Shirley Knight. Originally used by the Municipal Orchestra. 1934 converted to a theatre (addition of a stagehouse and fly tower). Later installation of a Compton organ. Alterations in the 1950s and 1980s. The complex includes a theatre (1518 seats) and a ballroom (used for small conferences and other events). Currently operated as part of the congress and events centre BIC (Bournemouth International Centre).

Links: www.bic.co.uk, Wikipedia, Theatres Trust

[Bournemouth: Pavilion] Reverse Text: "The Pavilion, Bournemouth"
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Sent: from Bournemouth to Liverpool, 1930

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