Bad Lauchstädt: Goethe-Theater

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Sachsen-Anhalt
City: Bad Lauchstädt
Location: Kurpark

Built 1802 by Heinrich Gentz and Martin Friedrich Rabe in co-operation with the poet and state minister, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1759-1832), for the Sachsen-Weimar court. Opened 26 June 1802 with Goethe's prelude "Was wir bringen" and Mozart's "La clemenza di Tito". Used as a summer home to the Weimar court theatre company until 1811. 1818 bought by the Kingdom of Prussia and declared Royal Dramatic Theatre. Subsequently used as a summer theatre. 1830 stabilisation works. 1834 site of Richard Wagner's debut as a conductor. 1907-1908 renovation by Th. Lehmann and G. Wolff. Re-opened 13 Jul 1908 with Goethe's "Iphigenie auf Tauris". 1966-1968 exterior and interior renovation to the original designs, reconstruction of the original stage machinery. 550 seats. Currently used for a summer season of drama and opera performances by companies from Halle and other touring companies, for a winter concert season, and for performances by the annual "Händel-Festpiele Halle" festival.

Notable world premieres:

  • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Was wir bringen (26 June 1802)
  • Gerhart Hauptmann: Gabriel Schillings Flucht (14 June 1912)

Link: www.goethe-theater-bad-lauchstaedt.de

Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Reverse Text: "Goethe-Theater in Bad Lauchstedt"
Publisher: Carl Schulze, Lauchstedt; 10 58204
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Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Front Text: "Bühne und Seitenlogen des Theaters in Bad Lauchstedt"
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Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Front Text: "Bad Lauchstädt - Goethe-Theater, Inneres"
Publisher: Phot. Leiter, Halle (Saale); a722
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Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Reverse Text: "Bad Lauchstädt, Historische Kuranlagen und Goethe-Theater, Goethe-Theater - Bad Lauchstaedt, Istoricheskie kurortnie nasashtchdenya i teatr Gete, Teatr Gete - Bad Lauchstädt, Historical Spa Grounds and Goethe-Theatre, Goethe-Theatre - Bad Lauchstädt, Jardins thermaux historiques et théâtre Goethe, Théâtre Goethe"
Publisher: Nationale Forschungs- und Gedenkstätten der klassischen deutschen Literatur in Weimar
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Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Reverse Text: "Bad Lauchstädt, Historische Kuranlagen und Goethe-Theater, Goethe-Theater, Teilansicht der Unterbühne - Bad Lauchstaedt, Istoricheskie kurortnie nasashtchdenya i teatr Gete, Teatr Gete, shastishny vid inshtchney sceny- Bad Lauchstädt, Historical Spa Grounds and Goethe-Theatre, Goethe-Theatre, Partial view of substage - Bad Lauchstädt, Jardins thermaux historiques et théâtre Goethe, Théâtre Goethe, Vue partielle du dessous de szène"
Publisher: Nationale Forschungs- und Gedenkstätten der klassischen deutschen Literatur in Weimar; 221; R 6/33/73
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Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Front Text: "Historische Kuranlagen und Goethe-Theater, Bad Lauchstädt, Goethe-Theater, Zuschauerraum und Bühne, Unterbühne"
Publisher: Edition Stekofoto, Janos Stekovics, Halle (Saale); Art & Architektur 0025
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Bad Lauchstaedt: Goethe-Theater Front Text: "Historische Kuranlagen und Goethe-Theater Bad Lauchstädt"
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