|London: Alexandra Theatre|
Country: England, United Kingdom
Borough: London Borough of Hackney
Location: Stoke Newington, 67a Stoke Newington Road
Built 1897 by Frank Matcham for Frederick William Purcell. Opened 27 Dec 1897 as "Alexandra Theatre". Named in honour of Queen Alexandra (1844-1925). 1905 renamed "Palace Theatre of Varieties". 1909 renamed "Alexandra Theatre". Closed Oct 1950. Demolished in the early 1960s in favour of a housing block ("Alexandra Court").
Front Text: "The Alexandra Theatre, Stoke Newington, London", signed: N. Charlesworth 1991|
Reverse Text: "Drawn by Nicholas Charlesworth"
Publisher: The Badger Press, Westbury; Vaudeville Postcards
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