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Odeon West End

2002 Photo from the Ken Roe collection
40 Leicester Square
West End (London) UK
0870 50 50 007

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Record #3725  
 Opened: 1930
Capacity: 1760 seats
Architect(s): Andrew Mather
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Leicester Square Theatre, RKO Leicester Square, Olympic

Information for this tour was contributed by Ken Roe.

Originally built for Jack Buchanan and intended as a live theatre, it opened with cine/variety. The original 'Classical' style interior was modernised in 1968. In the early 1990s it was twinned.

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December 2003 photos from the Klaus Weber collection.

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August 2002 photos from the Ken Roe collection.

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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 12/10/2005.

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