The Lyceum Theatre in London is a long and complex tale of success, downfall and rebirth. It all started in 1772 when the Society of Arts founded a room for exhibitions and concerts near the site of the current building. Since this beginning the Lyceum has displayed a chameleon tendency, adapting to changing fashions and needs admirably.
1809 saw a defining moment for the Lyceum Theatre. A fire burnt down the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. Its company moved to... Read more >>