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The Handy's Handbook of London
Pre-1907 West End Theatre Seating Plans

Also See: Working Dimensions of London Theatre Stages in 1960

 

See London's West End TheatresSee Theatreland MapsThis Edition of Handy's Handbook of London is undated but is definitely Pre 1907. It contains 25 seat plans of London's West End Theatres complete with prices and each Theatre's style of performance. Clicking the seat plans will take you to a larger version with links to the Theatre's own pages on this site where available.

The book and plans are courtesy Gary Magold.

 

 

Click the Theatre Seat Plans to see enlarged versions with prices and Theatre performance types listed, and links to the Theatre's own pages on this site where available. Click the theatre names to see the theatre's History.

Adelphi Theatre Alhambra Theatre Apollo Theatre Avenue Theatre

Adelphi Theatre - Alhambra Theatre - Apollo Theatre - Avenue Theatre

Criterion Theatre Daly's Theatre Drury Lane Theatre Duke of York's Theatre

Criterion Theatre - Daly's Theatre - Drury Lane Theatre - Duke of York's Theatre

Empire Theatre of Varieties Gaiety Theatre Garrick Theatre Haymarket Theatre

Empire Theatre of Varieties - Gaiety Theatre - Garrick Theatre - Haymarket Theatre

London Hippodrome His Majesty's Theatre Lyric Theatre Palace Theatre of Varieties

London Hippodrome - His Majesty's Theatre - Lyric Theatre - Palace Theatre of Varieties

Prince of Wales Theatre Savoy Theatre Shaftesbury Theatre St. James's Theatre

Prince of Wales Theatre - Savoy Theatre - Shaftesbury Theatre - St. James's Theatre

Strand Theatre Terry's Theatre The New Theatre Vaudeville Theatre

Strand Theatre - Terry's Theatre - The New Theatre - Vaudeville Theatre

Wyndham's Theatre

Above - Wyndham's Theatre

Click the Theatre Seat Plans to see enlarged versions with prices and Theatre performance types listed, and links to the Theatre's own pages on this site where available.

The book and plans were very kindly scanned and loaned to the site by Gary Magold.

 

Working Dimensions of London Theatre Stages in 1960 - Click to enlarge. - Courtesy John Grice. Also see:

London's Lost Theatres - Article

London's Theatres and Music Halls Past and Present
London's Lost Theatres and Music Halls
London's Current West End Theatres
Leicester Square Theatres Index
Britain's Provincial Theatres
London's Pre 1907 West End seating plans
London Theatreland Maps 1860 1882 1900 1951 2002

Working Dimensions of London Theatre Stages 1960
Theatre Architects

Right - Working Dimensions of London Theatre Stages in 1960 - Click to enlarge. - Courtesy John Grice.

 

London's West End Theatres

Adelphi Aldwych Ambassadors Apollo Apollo Victoria Arts Cambridge Comedy Criterion Dominion Drury Lane Duchess Duke Of Yorks Fortune Garrick Gielgud Haymarket Her Majesty's London Coliseum London Palladium Lyceum Lyric New London Noel Coward / Albery Novello Old Vic Palace Peacock Phoenix Piccadilly Playhouse Prince Edward Prince of Wales Queen's Royal Opera House Savoy Shaftesbury St. Martin's Trafalgar Studios / Whitehall Vaudeville Victoria Palace Wyndham's

 

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