|London: Gielgud Theatre|
Country: England, United Kingdom
Borough: City of Westminster
Location: 39-45 Shaftesbury Avenue
Built 1906 by W. G. R. Sprague. Opened 27 Dec 1906 as "Hicks Theatre". 1909 renamed "Globe Theatre". 1994 renamed "Gielgud Theatre" in honour of the English actor and theatre director, John Gielgud (1904-2000). Operated by Delfont Mackintosh Theatres.
Links: www.gielgudtheatre.co.uk, Theatres Trust, EUTA, Wikipedia
Picture: left: Lyric Theatre and Apollo Theatre, right: Gielgud Theatre (with sign "Globe"), very right: Queen's Theatre|
Reverse Text: "London's Theatre Land, Shaftesbury Avenue. Reproduced from the original oil painting by Andrew Murray"
Publisher: Lamley & Co. Ltd.
|For another picture of this theatre, see London: "The Theatres of London".|
Permanent link: https://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/5285