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Birmingham's Theatres and Halls - Past and Present

Several of Birmingham's Theatres from an illustration in the Playgoer of 1901 / 1902 - Courtesy Iain Wotherspoon.

Above - Several of Birmingham's Theatres from an illustration in the Playgoer of 1901 / 1902 - Courtesy Iain Wotherspoon.

 

Adelphi Theatre - Demolished

Alexandra Theatre - Still in Theatrical Use

Aston Hippodrome - Demolished

Birmingham Hippodrome - Still in Theatrical Use

Birmingham Coliseum and Gaiety - Demolished

Birmingham Repertory Theatre - Still in Theatrical Use

Carlton Theatre - Demolished

Canterbury Theatre / Coutts Theatre - Closed

Day's Crystal Palace - Demolished

Drum Arts Centre - Still in Theatrical Use

Empire Palace Theatre - Demolished

Gaiety Theatre - Demolished

Grand Theatre of Varieties - Demolished

Holder's Grand Concert Rooms - Demolished

Imperial Theatre - Demolished

King's Hall - Demolished

Lyceum Theatre / Alexandra Theatre - Still in Theatrical Use

Metropole Theatre - Demolished

New Star Theatre of Varieties - Demolished

Newtown Palace Theatre - Demolished

Old Rep Theatre - Still in Theatrical Use

Prince of Wales Theatre - Demolished

Queen's Theatre and Opera House - Demolished

Royal Music Hall - Demolished

Tower of Varieties Circus - Demolished - Now the Hippodrome

Tivoli Theatre of Varieties - Demolished - Now the Hippodrome

Theatre Royal, Aston - Demolished

Theatre Royal, New Street - Demolished

Arthur Lloyd is known to have performed in Birmingham 1861 1862 1863 1867 1880 1887 1890

Some of the information on this site detailing Birmingham's Theatres was gleaned from the excellent book 'Birmingham Theatres, Concert & Music Halls' by Victor J. Price.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Empire Palace Theatre The Imperial Theatre The Grand Theatre The Carlton Theatre The Lyceum Theatre Queen's Theatre and Opera House