Lille: Théâtre Sébastopol

Country: France
Department, Region: Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais
City: Lille
Location: place de Sébastopol

also known as "Nouveau Théâtre", "Salle de Spectacle", "Théâtre provisoire"

Built 1903-1904 by Louis Hainez as an interim theatre (after the 1787 municipal theatre had been destroyed by a fire in April 1903). Mainly used for operetta and comedy performances. Ca. 2000 seats.

Notable world premieres:

  • Francis Lopez: Viva Napoli (20 Dec 1969)
  • Francis Lopez: Gipsy (18 Dec 1971)

Link: www.theatre-sebastopol.com

[Lille: Theatre Sebastopol] Front Text: "Lille - Nouveau Théâtre"; inscription: "Salle de Spectacle"
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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[Lille: Theatre Sebastopol] Front Text: "Lille - Théâtre Municipal provisoire"; inscription: "Salle de Spectacle"
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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[Lille: Theatre Sebastopol] Front Text: "Le Théâtre Sébastopol"; inscription: "Théâtre Sébastopol"
Reverse Text: "Lille (Nord) - Le Théâtre Sébastopol, Edifié en 1903 sur une place dont le nom pérennise le siège victorieux de cette ville de Crimée par les troupes de Napoléon III, ce temple de l'opérette demeure particulièrement cher au coeur des lillois. La distribution originale de cet ensemble est dûe aux plans de l'architecte Hainez"
Publisher: Floriscope, Croix; 3 700131 012343
Size: Modern
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