London: Lyric Theatre

Country: England, United Kingdom
City: London W1
Location: 29 Shaftesbury Avenue / Great Windmill Street

Built 1888 by C. J. Phipps. 1904 alteration of Great Windmill Street facade by A. Blomfiled Jackson. 1932 rebuilding of crush rooms and bars, interior redecoration by Michael Rosenauer. 1997 restoration and interior redecoration by RHWL. Operated by Nimax Theatres. 915 seats.

Notable world premieres:

  • Michael Frayn: Noises Off (15 Deb 1982)
  • Harold Pinter: One for the Road (14 Mar 1984)

Links: www.nimaxtheatres.com, Wikipedia, Theatres Trust

London: Lyric Theatre / Apollo Theatre Picture: left: Lyric Theatre, right: Apollo Theatre
Front Text: "Lyric Theatre & Apollo Theatre, London", left, on canopy: "Lyric", right, inscription: "Apollo Theatre"
Publisher: E. F. A. London Theatre Series; No. 1004
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

For another picture of this theatre, see London: "The Theatres of London".


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