Hammersmith Apollo (styled HMV Hammersmith Apollo since 2009 in a name Deal
with the owners MAMA Group) is a major entertainment venue located in Hammersmith, London
. Designed by Robert Cromie in Art Deco style, it opened in 1932 as the Gaumont Palace cinema, being renamed the Hammersmith Odeon
in 1962. In 2007, the building was purchased by the MAMA Group, who were taken over by the HMV Group in 2010.The venue was opened in 1932 as the Gaumont Palace cinema, Hammersmith and seated over 3,500 people. It was designed by Robert Cromie in the Art Deco style.