Laurel and Hardy played in YORK only once,
in 1954, at
the Empire Theatre, in Cumberland Street, York, North Yorkshire.
It is now known as the Grand Opera House, and is still a fully working theatre.
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They stayed at the Royal Station Hotel, York.
It appears that the people of York where very
blase about the Hollywood
legends being in town, and newspaper reports were pretty well non-existent.
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ROYAL YORK HOTEL