Eastbourne theatre re-opens after two-year multi-million pound renovation

The multi-million pound renovation of the Congress Theatre climaxed yesterday (Sunday, March 24) with a concert by the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Monday, 25th March 2019, 3:20 pm
Updated Monday, 25th March 2019, 4:06 pm
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It was the first public performance to be held at the Grade II* listed theatre in two years since it was closed for an extensive renovation project to be carried out.

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