List of former theatres in London

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This is a partial list of former theatres in London.

Former theatres in London[edit]

English Renaissance theatres[edit]

This covers the period from the establishment of the first Tudor playhouses, through to their closure by Parliament at the beginning of the English Civil War in 1642.

Post Renaissance former London theatres[edit]

Former music halls[edit]

Main article: Music hall

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • "Theatres", Pictorial Handbook of London, London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854 
  • "Theatres", London and its Environs (6th ed.), Leipsic: Karl Baedeker, 1887 
  • Diana Howard (1970), London theatres and music halls, 1850-1950, London: Library Association, ISBN 0853654719 

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