"I got Emden to do it."
Royal Court Theatre, Sloane Square, London - designed by Walter Emden and Bertie Crewe
Creative Commons AttributionRoyal Court Theatre, Sloane Square, London - designed by Walter Emden and Bertie Crewe - Credit: Mark Kobayashi-Hillary, Flickr

Walter Lawrence Emden (1847-1913) was a well-known theatre and music hall architect who retired in 1906.

He passed his company on to a four-man partnership which included his son, William Emden. The partnership ran an architectural practice, situated on the Strand in London, under the name of Emden, Egan & Co.