UK – Bury St Edmunds – Theatre Royal

Dates: 1819 – present

The Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is the last surviving Regency playhouse in the country.

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The theatre was closed in 1926 and used for 33 years as a barrel store by the Greene King brewery, who owned the land on which the theatre was built.

In 1959 a group from the town formed to try to get the venue reopened.

Archive equipment related to Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds over the years

  • Duet / Duet 2 (Strand Lighting)
  • STM (Strand Lighting)
  • LC / System LC (Strand Lighting)
  • Mentions of Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds in indexed journals


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