John Vanbrugh And C. J. Phipps Black Plaque Photo

John Vanbrugh and C. J. Phipps black plaque - Her  Majesty's  Theatre  In 1705 Sir John Vanbrugh  built the first of four theatres  on this famous site. The second  theatre, known variously as 'The King's' and 'Her Majesty's', was the home of  Italian Opera, while the present  theatre, designed by C J Phipps and  opened in 1897, remains a home for  major musicals

John Vanbrugh And C. J. Phipps Black Plaque Map


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John Groom Blue Plaque - John Groom 1845-1919 Philanthropist who founded workshops for disabled girls nearby lived here
Thomas Rowlandson Blue Plaque - Thomas Rowlandson 1757-1827 artist and caricaturist lived in a house on this site
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