St. Gallen: Stadttheater (new)

Country: Switzerland (Schweiz/Suisse/Svizzera/Svizera)
Canton: Sankt Gallen
City: Sankt Gallen
Location: Stadtpark / Museumstraße 1/24

Built 1964-1968 by Claude Paillard and Hansjörg Gügler. Opened 15 March 1968 with Beethoven's "Fidelio". Main theatre: 771 seats (opera seating) or 855 seats (drama seating). Studio stage: 200 seats. 1997 facade renovations. Used for opera, musical, and drama performances by the resident companies.

Notable world premieres:

  • Tankred Dorst: Der verbotene Garten (5 Mar 1987)
  • Roland Moser: Avatar (3 May 2003)


[St. Gallen: Stadttheater (new)] Reverse Text: "St. Gallen, Stadttheater und Stadtpark"
Publisher: E. Baumann, Winterthur
Size: Modern
Sent: from St. Gallen to Bonn, 1981

[St. Gallen: Stadttheater (new)] Reverse Text: "Dominik Kaschke im Lastenaufzug der Seitenbühne; Schauspieler am Theater St. Gallen; 16 Portraits 50 x 50 cm von Tine Edel; Ausstellung im Foyer des Theater St. Gallen" [Dominik Kaschke in the freight elevator in the wings)
Type: Advertisement Card for an exhibition of actors' photographs
Size: Modern
Not sent.

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