London: Clapham Grand

Country: England, United Kingdom
City: London
Borough: London Borough of Wandsworth
Location: Clapham Junction, 21-25 St John's Hill

Built 1900 by Earnest Woodrow. Opened 26 Nov 1900 as "New Grand Theatre of Varieties". 1912 renamed "Grand Theatre of Varieties". 1927 renamed ""Grand Theatre" and also used as a cinema. 1950 renamed "Essoldo Cinema". Closed 31 Aug 1963. Subsequently converted into a bingo hall. Closed 1979. Re-opened 17 Dec 1991 as a music venue. Closed 1997. Reopened ca. 2001 as a music venue and nightclub.

Links:,, Theatres Trust, CinemaTreasures, Wikipedia

London: Clapham Grand Front Text: "The Grand Theatre, Clapham Junction", signed: N. Charlesworth '87
Reverse Text: "Drawn by Nicholas Charlesworth"
Publisher: The Badger Press, Westbury; Vaudeville Postcards
Size: Modern
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