Newcastle upon Tyne: Theatre Royal

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Northumberland
City: Newcastle upon Tyne
Location: Grey Street

Built 1837 by John and Benjamin Green. 1867 interior rebuilding by Charles J. Phipps. 1895 auditorium and exterior rebuilding by Walter Emden and W. Lister Newcombe. After a fire in 1901, rebuilding of interior and enlargement of theatre (incorporation of shops) by Frank Matcham. 1986-1988 interior refurbishment and adding of rehearsal and dressing rooms by RHWL. 1294 seats.

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

[Newcastle upon Tyne: Theatre Royal] Front Text: "Theatre Royal, Newcastle", signs on right building: "Royal Café", "Confectionery"
Publisher: The Wrench Series; No. 11687
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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