Leicester: Athena

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Leicestershire
City: Leicester
Location: Queen Street / Rutland Street

Built 1936-1938 by Robert Arthur Bullivant. Opened 28 July 1938 as "Odeon Cinema" with A Slight Case of Murder. Originally 2182 seats. 1974 interior alterations. Closed 1997. Currently used as a conference and banqueting venue.

Links: www.athenacb.co.uk, historicengland.org.uk, CinemaTreasures, en.wikipedia.org

Leicester: The Curve Picture: left and below right: The Curve, above right: Athena
Front Text: "Leicester"
Reverse Text: "Leicester, Cultural Quarter - Curve Theatre and Athena"
Publisher: Photographic Heritage; Leicester Heritage Collectors Postcards; LC-0107
Size: Modern
Not sent.

Permanent link: https://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/2812