|Helsinki: Svenska Teatern|
Country: Finland (Suomi)
Location: Pohjoisesplanadi 2
[Finnish name: Ruotsalainen teatteri]
[1st theatre on the site built 1827 by Carl Ludwig Engel. Demolished. 2nd theatre built 1860 by G. Th. Chiewitz. Destroyed by a fire in May 1863.]
Current theatre built 1866 by Nicolas L. Benois. 1936 rebuilding by Eero Saarinen and Jarl Eklund. 1978 extension by a winter garden restaurant by Olof Hansson. Used for theatre performances in Swedish.
Notable world premieres:
Front Text: "Svenska teatern - Ruotsalainen teateri"|
Type: Unprinted Back
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