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Odeon cinema, Leicester Square, London: the auditorium seen from circle right

RIBApix ref no RIBA34941
Architect/DesignerMather, Andrew (1891-1938)
Weedon, Harry William (1887-1970)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1937
Image Date1937
StyleArt Deco
Library ReferenceMAL2177
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built on the site of the Moorish-style Alhambra Theatre, demolished in 1936, this was the London flagship cinema of the Odeon group, opening on 2nd November 1937.

Subject tags

balconies, interior decoration, cinemas, ceilings, patterns, lighting, decorative plasterwork