The Music Hall and Theatre History Site
Dedicated to Arthur Lloyd, 1839 - 1904.


London Hippodrome

Upper Gallery Stage Left in 2003

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The Upper Gallery still has its balustrades and some decorative plasterwork. The raked seating of the Upper Gallery still exists in its entirety, less the actual seats. In fact, it's from here that you can get a really good feel for how the auditorium used to be.

Above - The Stage Left Balustrade in the Upper Gallery, and beyond it and below, The Gallery with some remaining features

Above - Balustrade detail and beyond it the Gallery. This image also shows the state of the auditorium ceiling which is just a roof, having lost all its plasterwork.

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