Norwich: Hippodrome Theatre

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Norfolk
City: Norwich
Location: 25 St. Giles Street

Built by W. G. R. Sprague. Opened 3 Aug 1903 as "Grand Opera House" with "The Country Girl". 1904 renamed "Hippodrome Theatre". 1931 converted into a full time cinema. From 1937, shortly again used as a live theatre. Later, again used as a cinema. Damaged in April 1942 by bombs. Reopened ca. 1945 as a live theatre. 1957-1960 again used as a cinema. Closed 1960. Demolished 1964 in favour of a multi-storey car park.

Links: CinemaTreasures, Wikidata

Norwich: Hippodrome Theatre Front Text: "Grand Opera House, Norwich"
Publisher: ?; 1085; 10844
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: to Halesworth, 1905

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