Apollo Theatre (Ardwick Green)
The Apollo Theatre was in Stockport Road, Ardwick Green, Manchester 12 and was opened on Monday, August 29, 1938.
From 1962 it was known asThe Manchester Apollo.
In 2003 it became The Carling Apollo Manchester until 2010.
It is a Grade II Listed Building. The building was designed by architects Peter Cummings (1879 - 1957), Alex Irvine and R. Gillespie Williams in an Art Deco style.The building’s frontage consists of a glazed white terracottafaçade. Its original purpose was as a multi-purpose cinema and variety hall and was opened by actress Margaret Lockwood (1916 - 1990).
John H. Warburg. November 2022