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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 over 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 2019

13th September 2019

Neil Sean on London's Garrick Theatre - New Article and Film Added

The Grand Opera House, Belfast - Listing Updated

11th September 2019

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann remembers 'Dad's Army', 'It Ain't Half Hot Mum', and 'Hi-de-Hi' Comedy Writer and Actor Jimmy Perry

10th September 2019

The Grecian Theatre, Shoreditch - More Infomation Added

The Century Theatre, Strand, London - More Information Added

The Prince's Theatre, Manchester - More Information Added for the 1901 Alterations

The Imperial Theatre, Westminster - More Information Added

The Grand Theatre, Islington - More Information Added for Third Theatre Here

Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - New Image for David Garrick Added Here (Only availiable on large screens)

9th September 2019

The Royal opera House, Covent Garden, London - New Image for the 1901 Alterations Added Here

The Nelson Palace Theatre - More Information and Two New Images Added

The Bordesley Palace Theatre, Bordesley, Birmingham - Two New Images Added

7th September 2019

The Royal opera House, Covent Garden, London - New Articles and Images for the 1901 Alterations Added Here

6th September 2019

The New Theatre, Cambridge - More Information and New Images Added

The Empress Theatre, Brixton - New 1957 Max Miller Programme Added

The Holborn Empire - New Max Miller Programme Added

The Golders Green Hippodrome - New Max Miller Programme Added

The Palace Theatre, London - New 1959 Max Miller Programme Added

The Grand Theatre, Southampton - New 1957 Max Miller Programme Added

The Victoria Palace Theatre, London - New 1950s Max Miller Programme Added

The New Theatre, Oxford - New Variety Programme Added

5th September 2019

The Novelty Theatre, London - Page Restructured and New Image Added

3rd September 2019

The Britannia Music Hall - More Information along with Details of it's owner Archibald Blair, with Many Images Added

Jimmy Logan's Metropole Theatre, Glasgow - New Image Added

27th August 2019

The Gaiety Theatre, Hastings - More Information and New Image Added

The Lyceum Theatre, Ipswich - New Image Added

24th August 2019

The Scarborough Spa - Three New Images Added

The Brighton Aquarium - New Information and Image Added

The West Pier, Brighton - New Image Added

23rd August 2019

The Queen's Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London - The Theatre has been Renamed the Sondheim Theatre - Page Updated and Moved Here

15th August 2019

The Royal Holborn Theatre of Varieties - New Poster Added

The Olympic Theatre, Shoreditch - New Painting by George Richmond Added

13th August 2019

The Royal County Theatre, Reading - New Early Entrance Token Added

The Futurist Theatre, Scarborough - New Image of the site of the Theatre today Added

6th August 2019

The Theatre Royal, Hope Street, Glasgow - New Early Entrance Token Added

The Queen's Theatre, Bridge Street, Manchester - More Information Added

The Opera House, Manchester - More Information Added

The Canterbury Music Hall / Theatre, London - New Piece Added to Bottom of Page

5th August 2019

Neil Sean on London's Wyndham's Theatre - New Article and Film Added

The Opera House, Manchester - More Information and New Image Added

The Princess's Theatre, Oxford Street, London - New 1844 Poster Added

31st July 2019

The Theatre Royal / Eagle Music Hall, Kidderminster - Much More Information and New Images Added

30th July 2019

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann remembers the time she starred with Sooty and Harry Corbett on stage in Bradford

Theatres in Woking, Surrey - New Page Added

Foresters Music Hall, London - New Image Added

29th July 2019

The Britannia Music Hall, Glasgow - More Information Added and Page Updated

24th July 2019

The Edinburgh Festival Theatre - New Images of the Auditorium today Added Here

The National Standard Theatre, Shoreditch - New Painting by George Richmond Added

The Second Olympic Theatre, Wych Street, London - More Information Added

23rd July 2019

The Lyceum Theatre, London - More Information and Images for the 1834 Theatre Added Here

9th July 2019

Neil Sean with Memories of the Talk of the Town

8th July 2019

Artsdepot and former Gaumont Theatre, North Finchley - New Page Added

3rd July 2019

The Bradford Empire - New Image Added

The Palace Theatre, Dundee - New Image Added Top of Page

1st July 2019

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann meets Sir Michael Grade

30th June 2019

The Theatre Royal, Wednesbury, West Midlands - New Page Added

25th June 2019

The Spa Theatre, Scarborough - More Information and Images Added for it's Earlier Incarnations

24th June 2019

The Park Palace, Liverpool - Page Updated

The Royalty Theatre / Haggar's Theatre, Llanelli - New Image Added and Address Error Corrected

18th June 2019

The Savoy Theatre, Kettering - New Page Added

17th June 2019

The Ipswich Arts Theatre - More Information and Images Added

The Bristol Old Vic - More Information Added

14th June 2019

The Nottingham Empire - New Image Added

11th June 2019

Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - New Article on 'The Costs of Pantomimes in 1902' Added Here

10th June 2019

The Hippodrome Theatre, St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich - More Information and New Images Added

The Ipswich Hippodrome, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich - New Listing Added Here

The Pier Pavilion Theatre, Llandudno - New Colour Image Added

7th June 2019

The Theatre Royal, Bilston - New Page Added

The Scala Theatre, London - New Painting by George Richmond Added Here

5th June 2019

Neil Sean with Memories of Alma Cogan - New Article and Video Added Here

2nd June 2019

The Aston Hippodrome, Birmingham - More Information and New Images Added

31st May 2019

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann meets legendary Comedian and Actor Duggie Brown

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - Two New Images of the Theatre's Refurbishment Added Here

The Britannia Music Hall, Glasgow - Page Updated

24th May 2019

The Theatre Royal, New Street, Birmingham - New Image of the Theatre's 1904 Auditorium Added Here

20th May 2019

The Piccadilly Theatre, London - New Painting by George Richmond Added

The Theatre Royal, Tudour Street, Sheffield - More Information and New Images Added

16th May 2019

The Glasgow Pavilion Theatre - More Information and Images Added - And new Section on Tom Barrasford Added Here

10th May 2019

Neil Sean on London's Scala Theatre - New Article and Video Added Here

23rd April 2019

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann Montini meets The Osmonds

22nd April 2019

The Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield - New Listing Added

The Gillian Lynne Theatre - Eight New Bills for the Middlesex Music Hall Added Here

20th April 2019

The Gillian Lynne Theatre - New 1879 Poster and Review for the Middlesex Music Hall, previously on the site of today's Theatre, Added Here

19th April 2019

The Glasgow Pavilion Theatre - Page Restructured and More Information and Images Added

18th April 2019

The Regent Theatre, Bournemouth - More Information and Images Added

17th April 2019

The Regent Theatre, Bournemouth - New Listing Added

16th April 2019

The Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth - Listing Completely Rewritten with Much More Information and Many New Images Added

15th April 2019

The Grecian Theatre, Shoreditch - More Information and New Images Added

13th April 2019

The Surrey Music Hall and Royal Surrey Zoological Gardens - New Image Added

12th April 2019

The Theatre Royal, Torquay - New Page Added

The Theatre Royal, New Street, Birmingham - New 1849 Playbill Added

The Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham - New Images Added

11th April 2019

The Alexandra Music Hall, Glasgow - More Information Added

The Milton Colosseum, Glasgow - More Images Added

10th April 2019

The Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham - More Information and New Images Added

9th April 2019

The Palace Theatre, Glasgow - More Information and New Images Added

The Willesden Hippodrome - More Information and New images Added

The Free Trade Hall, Manchester - New Image and Information Added

5th April 2019

The Palace Theatre, Chesterfield - New Listing Added Here

3rd April 2019

The Rehearsal Theatre, Maiden Lane, London - New Page Added

The King's Cross Theatre - New Page Added

2nd April 2019

Neil Sean's Memories of the Royal Hippodrome Theatre, Eastbourne - New Article and Video Added Here

30th March 2019

The Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh - More Information and New Image Added

29th March 2019

Ann Montini's Variety Days - Ann Remembers the wonderful comedian and former teacher, Bullseye's Jim Bowen

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - New Painting by George Richmond depicting the Auditorium and Stage of the Theatre after Philip Pilditch's alterations of 1901 Added Here

25th March 2019

The New Theatre, Northampton - More I nformation and New Image Added

7th March 2019

Green's Playhouse, Dundee - Much More Infomation and Many New Images Added

6th March 2019

Theatres in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England - New Page Added

The Theatre Royal, Loughborough - New Image Added

5th March 2019

Holder's Grand Concert Hall, Birmingham - Page Restructured and More Information and Images Added

Her Majesty's Theatre, London - Two New Paintings by George Richmond Added Here

The New Theatre, Oxford - Two New Images Added

4th March 2019

Neil Sean on the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

2nd March 2019

Ann Montini Meets Showbusiness Legend Lionel Blair

19th February 2019

Gordon's New Theatre of Varieties, Southampton - More Information Added

18th February 2019

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - Two New Images Added for the Refurbishment of the Theatre Here

The Adelphi Theatre, London - New Image Added Top of Page

5th February 2019

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - More Information and Images on the Auditorium Alterations by Philip Pilditch in 1901 Added Here

4th February 2019

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - More Information and Many More Images on the 1922 Auditorium Added Here. The auditorium is currently undergoing major reconstruction.

3rd February 2019

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - Information on the Auditorium Alterations by Philip Pilditch in 1901 Added Here

2nd February 2019

The Metropolitan Theatre, Edgware Road, London - New Painting by George Richmond Added

1st February 2019

Ann Montini Remembers the Trumpet Virtuoso and Star of Variety Miss Joan Hinde

Brighton's Palace Pier - New Image from 1909 Added

31st January 2019

Neil Sean Meets Blackpool's Tower & North Pier Organist Kevin Grunill

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - New Video of the Substage Machinery and Lifts before Removal Added Here

30th January 2019

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - New Slideshow of Images Added of the Preparation of the Theatre for Refurbishment Here

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - New Slideshow of Images on the Substage Machinery and Lifts before Removal Added Here

29th January 2019

The Theatre Royal, West Bromwich - New Page Added

25th January 2019

The New Victoria Theatre / Odeon Film Centre, Bradford - Page Updated

The Grand Theatre, Bolton - Two New Images Added and Listing Updated

23rd January 2019

The Citizens Theatre, Glasgow - Page Completely Rebuilt With Much More Information and Many New Images Added

21st January 2019

The Gillian Lynne Theatre, formerly the New London Theatre - More Images and Information Added

The Royal Opera House, Liecester - New 1959 Poster Added

18th January 2019

The Theatre Royal, Hanley - More Information and Many New Images Added

17th January 2019

The Alhambra Theatre, London - New Entrance Token from 1912 Added

The Theatre Royal, Hyde, - New Image of the Manchester Town Hall Added and Page Updated

The National Standard Theatre, Shoreditch, London - New Information for its 1876 Alterations Added

The Theatre Royal, Broughton Street, Edinburgh, Scotland - More Information for the 1876 Rebuild Added

The Queen's Theatre, Longacre, London - More Information for 1876 Added

16th January 2019

Blackpool Theatres - Wonderful New Images of the Alhambra Complex Added Here

The Royal Pavilion, Blackpool - New Programme Covers Added

The Playhouse Theatre, Liverpool - Formerly the Star Theatre - New 1910 Programme Added Here

15th January 2019

Theatres in Aberystwyth, South Wales - New Page Added

Charles Pascoe's biographical and pictorial book on the life and career of Edna May Added to my Recommended Books Page Here

14th January 2019

The Rialto Theatre, Coventry Street, London - More Information and New Images Added

The Belfast Empire - New BFI Film Link about the Theatre's Closure Added

The Theatre Royal, New Street, Birmingham - More information on the fire of 1820 Added

12th January 2019

Colins' Music Hall, London - Page Updated Here

11th January 2019

Colins' Music Hall, London - Page Restructured and More Information about Collins' in Film Added

The Palace Theatre, Manchester - Details of the 1917/18 Pantomime featuring a set made from Meccano Added Here

10th January 2019

The Olympic Theatre, London - New Map Added and Here

8th January 2019

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - More Information on the Refurbishment and New Image Added Here

5th January 2019

Hengler's Cirques in Liverpool - More Information and Images Added

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

4th January 2019

The Queen's Theatre, Longacre, London - New Painting by George Richmond Added

The Embassy Theatre, Holborn, London - New Image Added

The Granville Theatre, Fulham, London - More Information for the 1950s Added

2nd January 2019

The London Pavilion - More Information and New Image for early 1900s Added Here