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93-95 Mile End Road

Genesis Cinema

Significant Building

  • Completed: 1939
  • Built by: W.R.Glen F.R.I.A.S.
  • Historic period: Inter-war: 1919-1939
  • This is a significant building
  • Current Use: Entertainment

This building has been providing entertainment services for over 150 years. From the Eagle Public House (1848), Lusby’s Music Hall, Paragon Theatre of Varieties (1885), Mile End Empire (1912), ABC Mile End (1960) to finally the Genesis Cinema. During the time the cinema was the Paragon Music Hall, Charlie Chapman performed here before he was famous.