London: Olympic Theatre (1st)

Country: England, United Kingdom
City: London
Borough: City of Westminster
Location: Wych Street / Drury Lane

Built 1806 for Philip Astley. Opened 6 Nov 1806. 1826 and 1831 rebuildlings. Destroyed by fire on 29 Mar 1849. [Later, a second and third Olympic Theatre were built on the site. Demolished ca. 1900 during the construction of the Aldwych area.]

Links:, EUTA, Wikipedia

London: Olympic Theatre (1st) Front Text: "The Olympic Theatre. From an Old Print dated 1826", inscription: "Pit"
Publisher: The London Etching Co.; Old Print Series
Type: Divided Back; early 20th-century reproduction of an 1826 print
Size: Classic
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