Related Content

Related Overviews

Charles Wyndham (1837—1919) actor and theatre manager

James Albery (1838—1889) playwright

Henry Arthur Jones (1851—1929) playwright

John Gielgud (1904—2000) actor and theatre director

See all related overviews in Oxford Reference »

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Performing arts
  • Theatre

GO

Show Summary Details

Overview

Criterion Theatre


Quick Reference

London, in Piccadilly Circus. Originally an adjunct to Spiers and Pond's Criterion restaurant, this theatre was built entirely underground. A three-tier auditorium seating 675, it opened in 1874 and had ...

Subjects: Performing artsTheatre


Reference entries