Theatres and Cinemas, past and present, in London's Leicester Square
Above - London's Leicester Square in December 2008 - Photo M.L.
Leicester Square in London's West End has been the entertainment capital of London's Theatreland for well over a century. Theatres have given way to Cinemas over the years and the Square is now the hub of British Cinema Premiers.
Below are links to all the Theatres and Cinemas that have graced Leicester Square over the years which have pages on this site detailing their history.
Leicester Square Theatres - Past and Present:
Alhambra Theatre - Daly's Theatre - Empire Theatre - Leicester Square Theatre Old - Leicester Square Theatre New - London Hippodrome - Prince Charles Theatre - Prince of Wales Theatre - Royal Panopticon of science and art - The Sans Souci
Leicester Square Cinemas - Past and Present:
Above - London's Leicester Square in Circa 1910
Above - London's Leicester Square in 1727 - From 'London Town Past and Present Vol 2 by W. W. Hutchings 1909
Theatres and Music Halls Past and Present
You may find the following pages from this site of interest: