Linz: Schauspielhaus und Kammerspiele

Country: Austria (Österreich)
State: Oberösterreich
City: Linz
Location: Promenade

"Redoutensäle" concert hall built 1696. 1803 extension by a theatre proper, installation of a common façade for both buildings. Re-opened as "Landständisches Theater". Later renamed "Landestheaer". 1957 auditorium rebuilding, extension by the "Kammerspiele" chamber theatre by Clemens Holzmeister. Used for opera, operetta, ballet and drama performances by the resident companies until the opening of the Musiktheater in 2013. Since then, used for drama performances by the resident company.

Notable world premieres:

  • Helmut Eder: Der Aufstand (2 Sep 1976)
  • Helmut Eder: George Dandin oder Der betrogene Ehemann (1979)
  • Philip Glass: Kepler (20 Sep 2009)

Links: www.landestheater-linz.at, Wikipedia

[Linz: Schauspielhaus] Front Text: "Linz a. d. Donau, Landestheater"
Publisher: Hermann Seibt, Meissen; 1/7926; 1914
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Linz to Wien, 1917

[Linz: Kammerspiele] Picture: Kammerspiele
Front Text: "Linz a. D., Landestheater-Kammerspiele"
Publisher: Verlag J. Leitenmüller, Linz
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Sent: from Linz to Graz, 1966


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