In October 1866 a new theatre, named The Prince of Wales Theatre and Opera House opened in Liverpool, on Lime Street. About three quarters the size of the theatre that stands today, it was lit by gas light and all the stage machinery was controlled by steam power. The very first production was the opera Faust, performed by an Italian company. Within a year the theatre had been renamed and became the Alexandra Theatre and Opera House, probably because the Prince of Wales married Princess... Read more >>
Make your visit to the theatre even more memorable with our Ambassador Lounge Exclusive.
Set within the Liverpool Empire Theatre, the Ambassador Lounge Exclusive is the newly transformed suite available for private hire at a performance or for a personal occasion. Our service is tailored to your requirements and our dedicated team will be on hand to ensure everything runs smoothly.