UK – Cheltenham – Everyman Theatre

Dates: 1891 – present

Official website:


1st October 1891 – The Opera House opened, designed by Frank Matcham. The opening production of Lady Clancarty was led by Mrs Lillie Langtry. 
1960 – Renamed The Everyman, with a resident repertory company. 
1983 January – Upgrade work commenced, as a shopping arcade began construction on vacant land at the rear of the theatre. 
1986 February 20th – 85 seat Studio Theatre opened on the site. 
1986 March 20th – The main theatre reopened, as a 670 seat auditorium.
2011 May – Restoration project began.
2011 October – Theatre reopened after £3.2million spend. 

Archive equipment related to Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham over the years

  • LC / System LC (Strand)
  • Documents

    LSI: Everyman Theatre Cheltenham (November 1985)
    [257kb PDF]
    From Lighting & Sound International


    View in Google Maps