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Online continuously since January 2001 this website is visited by millions of people every year, from all over the world. There are over 1,500 pages of information on this site and nearly 15,000 images. All the latest additions and updates to the site are shown below. You may also click the boxes or links above to see details of previous updates from as far back as February 2004 when the What's New page was first created.

Updates to the site in 2018

15th October 2018

The Leith Theatre, Edinburgh - New Page Added

The Theatre Royal, Leeds - More Information for the 1867 Theatre Added

The Theatre Royal, Newcastle - More Information for the 1867 Redecoration Added

The New East London Theatre, Whitechapel Road, London - More Information Added

14th October 2018

The Picture House, Keighly, Yorks - New Listing Added

The National Standard Theatre, Shoreditch, London - New Image and Information Added

13th October 2018

The Southport Palladium - New Listing Added

The Leicester Palace Theatre - New Sketch of the Theatre's Demolition Added

The Regal, Kingston - New Image Added

The Olympia Theatre, Liverpool - More Information Added for its Later Years

12th October 2018

Foresters Music Hall, London - More Information and Images Added

The Borough Theatre, North Shields - New Image Added

11th October 2018

The Aldwych Theatre, London - New Images and Information Added

The Duke of York's Theatre, London - Four 1920s Programme Covers Added

10th October 2018

The Savoy Theatre, London - Three New Programme Covers Added

The Golders Green Hippodrome - Two New 1940s Programme Covers Added

9th October 2018

West End in Watercolour by John Higgins - New Book Added to my Recommended Books Page

Theatres of Achievement by John Higgins - New Book Added to my Recommended Books Page

8th October 2018

Theatre Peckham - New Listing Added

7th October 2018

The Apollo, Hammersmith - More Information and Images Added

The Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool - Two New 1849 Images Added

5th October 2018

The Theatre Royal / Tivoli Theatre, Hull - More Information and Images Added

The Grand Opera House, Hull - New Image Added

The National Picture Theatre, Hull - New Image Added

3rd October 2018

The Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool - New Images and Information Added

2nd October 2018

The Dominion Theatre, London - New Image Added

29th September 2018

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann meets Lindford Hudson who Always 'Hit the Spot' at the London Palladium

The Gaiety Theatre, Isle of Man - New Video of the Corsican Trap in Operation Added

28th September 2018

Neil Sean's Hall of Fame - Memories of Brighton Theatre - New Article and Video Added

The Gaiety Theatre, Dublin - New Lithograph of the Theatre's Auditorium Added

The Gaiety Theatre, Isle of Man - New Image of the Ceiling Dome and Sun Burner Added

The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London - Page Updated and New Image Added

The London Pavilion - Page Updated

26th September 2018

The Globe Theatre, Plymouth - New Listing Added Here

25th September 2018

The Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London - New Painting by George Richmond Added - And Here

The Scottish Zoo and Hippodrome, Glasgow - New 1908 Image Added

The Westminster Theatre, London - New Full Programme from 1935 Added

The Theatre Royal, Bath -New Image with Article Added

The Ambassador's Theatre, London - New 1933 Programme Cover Added

24th September 2018

The Princesse's Theatre, Oxford Street, London - Page Restructured and More Information and Images Added

The Saville Theatre, London - New Image Added

23rd September 2018

The Victoria Palace Theatre, London - Page Restructured and More Information and Many New Images and Slideshows Added

The Salisbury Playhouse - New Images Added

The Shaftesbury Theatre, London - More Information and One Image Added

22nd September 2018

The Victoria Palace Theatre, London - Page Restructured and Some New Information, Images, and a Video Added

20th September 2018

The Llandudno Palladium - Two New Images added

The Llandudno Pier Pavilion - Two New Images added

The Brixton Theatre, London - Three New Images Added

The Playhouse Theatre, London - New Image Added

The Gaumont State Theatre, Kilburn - Many New Programme Covers Added

19th September 2018

Theatres in Llanelli, Wales - New Page Added

18th September 2018

The King's Theatre, Hammersmith - More Information and Many New Images Added

The Operetta House / Savoy Theatre, Clacton-On-Sea - New Images Added

The Rialto Theatre, Coventry Street, London - New Images Added

The Novelty Theatre / Kingsway Theatre, London - New Image Added

The Chiswick Empire - New Image Added

17th September 2018

Salisbury Theatres - New Page Added

The Queen's Theatre, Spring Gardens, Manchester - More Information and New Images Added

15th September 2018

The Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh - Several New Images Added

14th September 2018

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - Details of the 2019 Refurbishment Added Here

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - Two New Images Added Here

The Royal Duchess Theatre, Balham - New StreetView Site Image Added and Address Clarified

13th September 2018

The Theatre Royal, Bath - More Early Information Added

12th September 2018

The Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London - New Article Added Here detailing C. J. Phipps' 1880 Alterations

11th September 2018

The Troxy Cinema, Stepney, London - New Page Added

10th September 2018

Ann Montini's Variety Days - New Monthly Feature Added, starting with a Chat with Sir Roger Moore

The Theatre Royal, Bath - More Information Added

9th September 2018

The Dominion Theatre, London - A Plethora of New Images and Some More Information Added, including Two New Slideshows showing Many New Photographs of the Theatre's FOH Bars and Function Rooms, and of the Theatre's now Disused Balcony, Staircases, and Followspot Box / Projection Room.

6th September 2018

The Donmar Warehouse, London - New Page Added

The Cambridge Theatre, London - New Image and Information Added towards Bottom of Page

5th September 2018

The Dominion Theatre, London - More Images Added

The Kilburn Tricycle Theatre has reopened as the Kiln Theatre - Page Updated

The Cambridge Theatre, London - Two New Images Added

4th September 2018

The Dominion Theatre, London - More Information Added - And Opening Programme and Review Added Here

3rd September 2018

Neil Sean's Hall of Fame - Memories of The London Coliseum - New Article and Video Added

The Dominion Theatre, London - More Information Added

30th August 2018

The Dominion Theatre, London - Page Restructured and More Information and Images Added - More to Come Soon too!

29th August 2018

The Alhambra Music Hall / Theatre, Belfast - New Image and More Information Added

28th August 2018

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1870

27th August 2018

The Gaiety Theatre, Dublin - More Images Added

24th August 2018

The Dominion Theatre, London - More Information about the long closed off Balcony Added

The Victoria Theatre, Salford - Listing Updated

Collin's Music Hall, London - New Painting by George Richmond Added

23rd August 2018

The Perth Theatre, Scotland - Page Updated and New Slideshow of Photographs showing the Theatre since its reopening in 2017 Added

The Theatre Royal, Southampton - Listing Restructured and New Image Added

The Little Theatre, London - More Information Added for its final years

20th August 2018

The London Palladium - New Image Added Here for Bruce Forsyth's Commemoration and Internment in the Theatre's Substage

The Temperance Hall, Merthyr Tydfil - New Listing Added

The Hulme Playhouse Theatre - Page Updated

The Elephant & Castle Theatre / Coronet - Page Updated

17th August 2018

The Leicester Haymarket Theatre - Page Updated

16th August 2018

The Marlborough Theatre, Islington - New Image and Slideshow of the Theatre's Demolition in 1962 Added

15th August 2018

Neil Sean's Hall of Fame - Memories of the Victoria Palace Theatre, London - New Article and Video Added

14th August 2018

The Alhambra Theatre, Glasgow - New Watercolour of the Royal Box Added Here

13th August 2018

Edmund Kean - New Image Added

9th August 2018

The Rotherhithe Hippodrome - New Image of Bomb Damage to Neptune Street Added

7th August 2018

The Queen's Theatre, Dublin - More Information and New image Added

The Gaiety Theatre, Dublin - Two New Images Added

6th August 2018

The Shakespeare Theatre, Liverpool - New Early Poster Added Top of Page

The Theatre Royal, Haymarket - Many New Images Added

4th August 2018

The May Fair Theatre, London - New Image Added

3rd August 2018

The Londesborough Theatre, Westborough, Scarborough - New Image Added

2nd August 2018

The Theatre Royal, Haymarket - New Image of the 1880 Auditorium Added

The Londesborough Theatre, Westborough, Scarborough - New Information Added

31st July 2018

The Third Adelphi Theatre, London - Two New Paintings by George Richmond Added

Belfast's Early Theatres - Brief Details Added

30th July 2018

The Theatre Royal, New Street, Birmingham - More Details and Image Added for the First Theatre and the Shakspeare Tavern

The Palace Theatre, Nelson - More Information Added

20th July 2018

Neil Sean's Hall of Fame - New Page Added Including a 50 Minute Interview with Mike Winters of Mike and Bernie Fame

17th July 2018

The Spa Theatre, Scarborough - More Information and New Image Added

The Royal Pantheon Music Hall, Scarborough - More Information and New Image Added

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - More Information Added

16th July 2018

Sadly Old Theatres Magazine has ceased publication, due to the ill health of Terry Kirtland - Details Added Here

13th July 2018

The Palace Theatre, Attercliff Road, Sheffield - More Information Added

The Royal Artillery Theatre, Woolwich - New Image Added

11th July 2018

The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall - Page Rewritten and More Information and New Image Added

10th July 2018

David Brown's Philharmonic and Royal Music Hall, Glasgow - Page Rebuilt with Many Articles and Images Added

9th July 2018

The Brighton Astoria is currently being Demolished - More Information and Images Added

The Minerva Hall, Glasgow - More Information Added

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - More Information Added

5th July 2018

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - More Information Added and Listing Restructured

4th July 2018

The Alexandra Music Hall, Scarborough - More Information and New Images Added

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - More Images of the Theatre's Demolition Added

3rd July 2018

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1869

The Theatre Royal, Croydon - More Information Added for 1868

2nd July 2018

The Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough - New Listing Added

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - More Images of the Theatre's Demolition Added

1st July 2018

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - Page Updated and New Images of the Theatre's Demolition Added

29th June 2018

The Metropole Theatre, Camberwell - New Painting by George Richmond Added

27th June 2018

The New London Theatre / Gillian Lynne Theatre - More Images Added Here

26th June 2018

The Gaumont Cinema / Regent Theatre, Dudley - New Listing Added

The Colosseum Theatre, Dudley - More Information Added

23rd June 2018

The New London Theatre has been renamed the Gillian Lynne Theatre - Page Updated and Moved Here

22nd June 2018

Edmund Kean - Page Rebuilt and More Information and Images Added

19th June 2018

The Bedford Theatre, London - Many New Images Added

18th June 2018

The Whitebait Music Hall, Glasgow - More Information Added

The Dudley Hippodrome - More Information and Images Added

14th June 2018

Theatres in Dudley, West Midlands - New Page Added

13th June 2018

The Palace Theatre, Leicester - Opening Night Silk Bill Added

12th June 2018

The Scottish Exhibition Centre - New Page Added

The Gaiety Theatre, Ayr - Listing Updated

11th June 2018

Arthur Lloyd's 'Ballyvogan' - More Information and Images Added

10th June 2018

The Whitebait Music Hall, Glasgow - Page Rebuilt and More Information and Images Added

Music Hall, Barker's Pool, Sheffield - New Listing Added Here

9th June 2018

The Theatre Royal & Opera House, Merthyr Tydfil - New Listing Added

The Alhambra Theatre, Perth - New Images Added

The Prospectus for the Alhambra Theatre, Perth Added Here

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1868

5th June 2018

Her Majesty's Theatre, London - More Information and New Images for Third Theatre Added Here

The Royal Globe Theatre, London - New Article and image Added

4th June 2018

The Shakespeare Theatre, Liverpool - Page Restructured and New Articles and Images Added

3rd June 2018

The Theatre Royal, New Street, Birmingham - New Images Added for Third Theatre Here

29th May 2018

The Plaza, Stockport - Many New Images Added

Theatres in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales - New Page Started

28th May 2018

The Royal Victoria Music Hall, Bethnal Green - New Page Added

The Theatre Royal, Hanley - Two New Images Added

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1867

27th May 2018

The Ambassadors Theatre, London - More Information and Many New Images Added

The Borough Theatre, Stratford East - New Painting by George Richmond Added

The Royal Court Theatre, Wigan - Page Updated

The Dominion Theatre, London - New Top Image Added

24th May 2018

The Theatre Royal, York Street, Glasgow - New Page Added

17th May 2018

Theatres in Stirling, Scotland - Major New Page Added

The Kilburn Palace -Two New Images Added

The Gaiety Theatre, Douglas, Isle of Man - More Information Added

11th May 2018

The Bridge Theatre, London - New Page Added

The Majestic Theatre, Gravesend - New Image Added

The Palace Theatre, Manchester - New Information Added for the 1950s period

The Empire Theatre, Kidderminster - New Images and Information Added

30th April 2018

The Rivoli Picture House, Southend, Formerly the Empire Theatre - Two New Images Added

The Happy Valley Theatre, Llandudno - New Image Added to Bottom of Listing

The Camberwell Palace - New Watercolour by George Richmond Added

23rd April 2018

Brickwell's Theatre / The Paisley Theatre / Victory Theatre - New Programme Covers and Photos Added

The Camberwell Palace - New Memoirs Added to bottom of Listing

16th April 2018

The Aldwych Theatre, London - New Image Added

8th April 2018

The Broadway Theatre, New Cross - New Image Added

The Phoenix Theatre, London - New Image Added

28th March 2018

The Saville Theatre, London - More Information and Several New Images Added

The Cambridge Theatre, London - New Image Added

7th March 2018

The Theatre Royal, Smethwick, Birmingham - Two New Images Added

5th March 2018

The Old Vic, London - Two New Images Added

2nd March 2018

The Royal Alexandra Theatre, Camden / Park Theatre - New Watercolour by George Richmond Added

The Theatre Royal, Shakespeare Square, Edinburgh - New Image and Information Added

1st March 2018

The New Theatre Royal, Loughborough - New Listing Added Here

The Garrick Theatre, Whitechapel - Two New Images Added

26th February 2018

The City of London Theatre - New Image and More Information Added

The Empire Palace Theatre / Hippodrome, Wolverhampton - New Image Added

25th February 2018

The Bath Street Theatre, Ashby de la Zouch - New Page Added

The Sparrow Hill Theatre, Loughborough - New Page Added

The City of London Theatre - New Image and Information Added

20th February 2018

The Theatre Royal, Newcastle - New Article by Graeme Smith Added with Many Images Here

The Tyne Theatre, Newcastle - More Information Added

15th February 2018

The Hulme Hippodrome - Two New 1940s Programmes Added

The Guildhall, Cambridge - Details Added to the Cambridge Theatres Page Here

12th February 2018

The Empire Theatre, Glasgow - New Painting by George Richmond Added

The Palace Theatre, Glasgow - New Painting by George Richmond Added

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1866

9th February 2018

The Perth Theatre - More Images Added

The Perth Pavilion - New Image Added

6th February 2018

The Kilburn Empire - More Information and New image Added

2nd February 2018

The Lyceum Theatre, London - New Photographs of its period as a Mecca Ballroom and Its eventual Derelict State before the 1996 Restoration Added Here

31st January 2018

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1865

30th January 2018

Robert Arthur, Theatre Impresario - New Article Added Here

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1864

29th January 2018

The Pleasure Gardens Theatre, Folkestone - New Image Added

The Chatham Empire Theatre and Picture House - New Information and Image added

The Theatre Royal, Bournemouth - Listing Updated

The Theatre Royal, Dunlop Street, Glasgow - New Article and Image Added Here

28th January 2018

The Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield - Many New Images Added

7th January 2018

The Baddeley Cake Celebration at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane - New Image Added

The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield - More Information Added

The Playhouse Theatre, Sheffield - More Information Added

5th January 2018

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1859

4th January 2018

The Playhouse Theatre, Liverpool - New Painting by George Richmond Added

2nd January 2018

The Alexandra Music Hall, Glasgow - More Information and New Image Added

Theatre openings on the Timeline Page now Added up to 1855