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Houdini UK Tours

Below is the most up-to-date list of Houdini’s UK tours, there are lots of dates that have not yet been accounted for. If I have anything missing then feel free to get in touch so that I can add it to the list. The list below comprises my own research along with information from David De-Val, Mick Hanzlik, Frank koval and Derek Tait. The Book "Houdini-British Tours" by Derek Tait is highly recommended and available from all major booksellers.
Date Location City
     
1900    
02-07 July 1900 Alhambra Theatre  London
09 -14 July 1900 Alhambra Theatre  London
23-28 July 1900 Alhambra Theatre  London
30 July-Aug 04 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
06-11 August 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
13-18 August 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
20-25 August 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
27 August-01 September 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
03-08 December 1900  Alhambra Theatre  London
10-15 December 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
17-22 December 1900 Alhambra Theatre London
24 December-05 January 1900/1901 Alhambra Theatre London
1901    
01-05 January 1901 Alhambra Theatre London
07-12 January 1901 Alhambra Theatre London
14-19 January 1901 Alhambra Theatre London
21-26 January  1901 Alhambra Theatre London
28 January-02 February 1901 Alhambra Theatre London
 04-09 February 1901 Palace Theatre Bradford
Unknown Exchange Hall or the Cotton Exchange Blackburn
1902    
13-18 October 1902 Palace Theatre Halifax
20-25 October 1902 Palace Theatre Blackburn
27 October-01 November 1902 Palace Theatre Bradford
03-08 November 1902  Palace Theatre  Halifax
10-15 November 1902  Pavilion Theatre  Leicester
17-22 November 1902 James Hall  Manchester
24-29 November 1902 Palace Theatre Blackburn
01-06 December 1902  City of Varieties Leeds
08-13 December 1902 Empire Burnley
18th December 1802 Coliseum Leeds
15-20 December 1902 City of Varieties Leeds
04 December Charles peace cell escape Charles peace cell escape Leeds
1903    
     
09-14 November 1903 Pavilion Theatre Leicester
16-21 November 1903 Peoples Palace Halifax
30 November-05 December 1903 Empire Huddersfield
14-10 December 1903  The Palace Blackburn
21-26 December 1903 Palace Theatre Hull
28 December 02 January 1903 Unknown Birmingham
1904    
     
22 January 1904 Regent Theatre Salford
18-23 January 1904 Empire Palace  Sheffield
19 January 1904 Charles Peace Cell escape Sheffield
25-30 January 1904 Empire Theatre Liverpool
01-06 February 1904 Empire Theatre  Liverpool
06th February 1904 Empire  Palace charity Appearance  Sheffield
08-13 February 1904 Empire Theatre  Liverpool
15-20 February 1904 Empire Theatre Birmingham
22-27 February 1904 Empire Theatre Birmingham
29 February 05 March 1904 Hippodrome London
07-12 March 1904 Hippodrome London
14-19 March 1904 Hippodrome London
21-27 March 1904 Hippodrome London
28 March 02 April Hippodrome London
04 - 09 April  Hippodrome London
02 May- 07 April 1904  Empire Sheffield Sheffield
18 - 23 April Palace  Hull
25 - 30 April Empire Palace  Sheffield
02 -07 May  Empire Leeds
09 -14 May 1904 Hippodrome Brighton
16- 21 May 1904 Empire theatre Bristol
29 August-03 September 1904 Empire Leicester Square Leicester Square, London
05-10 September 1904 Zoo Hippodrome Glasgow
12-17 September1904 Zoo Hippodrome Glasgow
19-24 September 1904 Zoo Hippodrome  Glasgow
26 September -01 October  Regent Theatre of Varieties Salford
03-08 Ocober 1904 Regent Theatre of Varieties Salford
10-15 October 1904 Empire Theatre Bristol
17-22 October 1904 Hippodrome Liverpool
24-29 October 1904 Hippodrome Liverpool
31 October - 05 November Palace Theatre Halifax
14-19 November 1904 Tivoli theatre leeds this became the Hippodrome in 1924 Leeds
28 November 03 December Pavillion  Newcastle
05-10 December1904 Hipodrome Brighton
12-17 December 1904 Palace Theatre Manchester
1905    
02-07 January 1905 Barnards Theatre Woolwich
16-21 January 1905 Palace Theatre Glasgow
23-28 January1905 Palace Theatre Glasgow
30 January-04 February 1905 Barnard’s Palace of Varieties Chatham
06-11 February 1905 Barnard’s Palace of Varieties Chatham
February 1905 Cell Escape Rochester Police Satation on Castle Hill
13-18 February 1905 St Georges Hall  Bradford
20 -25 February 1905 Theatre Royal Stockton
03-08 April 1905 Alexandria Theatre Sheffield
10-15 April 1905 Kings Theatre  Cardiff
17-22 April 1905 Lyceum Theatre Newport
24-29 April 1905 Hippodrome Eastbourne
01-06 May 1905 Empire Theatre Oldham
08-13 May 1905 Grand Theatre Wolverhampton 
15-20 May 1905 Pavilion Theatre Leicester
22-27 May 1905 Avenue Theatre Sunderland
29 May-03 June 1905 Argyle Theatre of Varieties Birkenhead
05 - 10 June 1905 Hippodrome Wigan
 12-17 June 1905 Hippodrome  Blackpool
19-24 June 1905 Hippodrome Hastings
26 June-08 July 1905 Gaiety Theatre  Leith
25th  August 1905 The Protestant Hall Ballymena
11th September 1905 Newry town hall  
1907    
4th May Empire Sheffield
1908    
02-07 November 1908 Oxford Music Hall  London
09-14 November 1908 Oxford Music Hall London
16-21 November 1908 Oxford Music Hall  London
23-28 November 1908 Oxford Music Hall London
30 November-05 December 1908 Euston Theatre London
07-12 December 1908 Hippodrome Liverpool
15th December 1908 Edgbaston resovoir jump Edgbaston
14-19 December 1908 Hippodrome Birmingham
21-26 December 1908 Grand Theatre Bolton
1909    
28 December 1908-02 January 1909 Paragon Theatre London
04-09 January 1909  Palace East Ham London
11-16 January 1909 Pavilion  Liverpool
18-23 January 1909 Regent Theatre Salford
25-30 January 1909 Hippodrome Belfast
01-06 February 1909 Palace Theatre Glasgow
08-13 February 1909 Palace Theatre Glasgow
15 - 20 February 1909 Hulme Hippodrome Manchester
22-27 February 1909 Empire Ashton under Lyne Known as Tameside Hippodrome Ashton Under Lyne
01-06 March 1909 Hippodrome Preston
08-13 March 1909 Empire Theatre Bristol
15-20 March 1909 Pavilion theatre   Newcastle
22-27 March 1909 Pavillion theatre Newcastle
03 - 08 May 1909 Hippodrome Blackburn
10 - 15 May 1909 Pavilion Newcastle
17-22 May 1909  Metropolitan London
24-29 May 1909 Hippodrome Portsmouth
31 May-05 June 1909 Palace Theatre Chelsea
07-12 June 1909 Hippodrome Leeds
14-19 June 1909 Empire Wolverhampton
20th June 1909 jumped in Dundeee Dock  
23rd June 1909 jumped in the river Tay  
21-26 June 1909 Hippodrome Dundee
28 June-03 July 1909 The Palace Theatre Aberdeen
05-10 July 1909 Hippodrome Brighton
12-17 July 1909 Tivoli   Leeds
19-24 July 1909 Palace theatre Manchester check Manchester
26 July - 31 July Barrasfords Hippodrome Sheffield
02-07 August 1909 Hippodrome Nottingham
16 - 23 August 1909 Palace Theatre Plymouth
30 August-04 September 1909 Empire Theatre Kilburn
13-18 September 1909 Hippodrome Willesden
20-25 September 1909 Palace South South London
04-09 October 1909 Coliseum Theatre  Koval glasgow
11-16 October 1909 Palace Oldham
18 - 23 October 1909 Coliseum Theatre  Glasgow
1910    
12-17 September 1910 Empire Theatre Kilburn
03-08 October 1910 Hippodrome Poplar  London
10-15 October 1910 Hippodrome Willesden
17 - 22 October 1910 Harlsden  
31 October-05 November 1910 Hammersmith Palace London
07-12 November1910 Empire Theatre Islington
14-19 November 1910 Grand Theatre Clapham
31-26 November 1910 Olympia Theatre Liverpool
28 November-03 December 1910 Empire Theatre Ardwick  Manchester
05-10 December 1910 Empire Theatre Holborn
12-17 December 1910 Coliseum Theatre Glasgow
19-24 December 1910 Empire Theatre  Manchester Manchesteer
26-31 December 1910 Empire Theatre  Newcastle
1911    
02-07 January 1911 Hippodrome Bolton Bolton
09-14 January 1911 Empire Theatre Nottingham
16-21 January 1911 Empire Theatre Birmingham
23-28 January 1911 Empire Theatre Bradford
30 January-04 February 1911 Palace Theatre Hull Hull
06-11 February 1911 Empire Theatre Leeds
09 February 2011 Empire Theatre Tetley Beer challenge
13-18 February 1911 Barnards Theatre  Chatham
20-25 February 1911 Rochester Unknown
06-11 March 1911 Empire Palace Sheffield
13-18 March1911 Empire Theatre Cardiff
27 March-01 April  1911 Hippodrome Southend-on-sea
03-08 April 1911 Palace theatre  Huddersfield
10-15 April 1911 Hippodrome Portsmouth
17-22 April 1911 Palace  Burnley
24-29 April 1911 Hippodrome Southampton
01 - 06 May 1911 Empire Swansea
08-13 May 1911 Empire  Hackney
15-20 May 1911 Empire Finsbury Park
22-27 May 1911 New Cross Empire  London
 29 May-03 June 1911 Palace Theatre Halifax
05-10 June 1911  Empire  Shepherds Bush
1913    
06-11 January 1913 Empire Theatre  Cardiff
13-18 January 1913 Empire Theatre Swansea
20 - 25 January 1913 Empire Bradford
27 January-01 February 1913 Palace Theatre Hull
03 - 07 February 1913 Empire Theatre Leeds
05th February 1913 Jumped into the lake at Roundhay park - Leeds Leeds
10 - 15 February 1913 Empire and Hippodrome Bristol
February The Palace Theatre, Oxford Steet Manchester, Date Unkown.Reopened due to Refurb Harry perforned on the Opening night
17 - 22 February 1913 Kings Theatre Southsea
24 February-01March 1913 Empire  Finsbury Park
03-08 March 1913 Empire Newport
05th March Leap of Faith Newport
12th March 1913 Appeared in court at Newport  
16th March 1913 Opened the Magicians Club at 2 Grays, Inn road  
17-22 March  1913 Olympia Liverpool
24-20  March 1913 Hippodrome Devonport
31 March-05  April 1913 Empire Theatre Newcastle
01st April 1913 Jumped from the swing bridge Newcastle
07-12 April 1913 Empire Theatre Edinburgh
April The Hippodrome, Hall Craig Street Aidre, Exact Date Unknown Also extra show outside as so many people failed to get a ticket.
   
14 - 19 April 1913 Coliseum Glasgow
21-26 April 1913 Empire Palace Sheffield
28 April - 03 May 1913 Empire Birmingham
05-10 May 1913 Empire Theatre Nottingham
12-17 May 1913 New Cross Empire  London
17th July 1913 Houdinis mother died  
26th July 1913 Hippodrome Sheffield
18 December 1913 Palace Theatre Manchester
1914    
12-17 January 1914 Tivoli  Barrow in Furness
19-24 January 1914 Bradford Empire Bradford
26 - 31 January 1914 Grand Theatre Birmingham
01st February 1914 Attended the first anniversary of the Magicians Club  
02 - 07 February 1914 Empire Sheffield
09-14 February 1914 Empire Theatre  Glasgow
16-21 February 1914 Empire Theatre Leeds
23-28 February 1914 New Palace  Manchester
01st March 1914 Harry attended the Annual dinner of the Manchester Press Club  
03 - 08 March 1914 Empire Swansea
16 - 21 March 1914 Empire Newport
23 - 28 March 1914 Empire Bristol
30 March - 04th April 1914 Empire Newcastle
06-11 April 1914 Empire Theatre  Edinburgh
13-18 April 1914 Olympia Theatre  Liverpool
20-25 April 1914 Palace Theatre Oldham
26th April 1914 Harry jumped from the corporation pier in Hull  
27 April-02  May 1914 Palace Theatre Hull
04-09 May 1914 New Cross Empire  London
25-30 May 1914 Empire Theatre  Cardiff
01-06 June 1914 Kings Hall  Dover
02-Jun-14 Harry jumped from a motor boat into the admiralty harbour between the the Prince of wales and Promenade piers at Dover Dover
08-13 June 1914 Empire Theatre Nottingham
1919    
19 December 1919 London Palladium  His highest recorded earning was for an appearance at the London Palladium in December 1919. He was paid £3,750, which was an unprecedented amount for an ex-vaudeville performer.  
1920    
12-17 January 1920 Alhambra Theatre  Bradford
26-31 January 1920 Empire Finsbury Park
02-07 February 1920 Empire Palace Liverpool
23-28 February 1920 Empire Theatre Edinburgh
01-06 March 1920 Coliseum Glasgow
08-13 March 1920 Empire Leeds
15-20 March 1920 Empire Theatre Sheffield
22-27 March 1920 Palace Theatre  Hull
29 March-03  April 1920 Empire Theatre Nottingham
05-10 April 1920 Empire Theatre  Cardlff
12-17 April 1920 Hippodrome Brighton
19-24 April 1920 Hippodrome Portsmouth
 26 April-01  May 1920 Hippodrome  Newcastle Upon Tyne
03-08 May 1920 London Palladium London
10-15 May 1920 London Palladium London
24-29 May 1920 Empire Theatre Bristol
31 May-05 June 1920 Pavillion  Glasgow
07-12 June 1920 New Cross Empire London