Berlin: Theater am Kurfürstendamm

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Berlin
City: Berlin
Location: Charlottenburg, Kurfürstendamm 208-209

Originally built 1904-1905. 1908 installation of a theatre hall. 1921-1923 installation of a theatre proper. 1925 rebuilding by Oskar Kaufmann. 1930-1931 major rebuilding by Oskar Kaufmann for the theatre director, Max Reinhardt. 1936 rebuilding by Carl Cramer. Damaged in World War II. After 1945, restoration and auditorium simplification by Helmut Remmelmann and Fritz Gaulke. Used by the "Freie Volksbühne" company. 1971 exterior rebuilding by Sigrid Kressmann-Zschach, incorporating the theatre hall in the new "Kurfürstendamm-Karree" complex. Used as a private theatre for light drama and comedy performances.

  • Eduard Künneke: Glückliche Reise (23 Nov 1932)
  • Friedrich Dürrenmatt: Abendstunde im Spätherbst (17 Nov 1959)
  • Rolf Hochhuth: Der Stellvertreter (20 Feb 1963)
  • Curt Flatow: Durchreise (30 Sep 1982)

Link: www.theater-am-kurfuerstendamm.de

[Berlin: Theater am Kurfuerstendamm] Picture: Kurfürstendamm façade after the 1971 rebuilding
Front Text: "Berliner Leben", sign: "Theater am Kurfürstendamm", marquee: "Anaid Iplicjian - Alexander Kerste- [A]capulco, Madame"
Reverse Text: "Berlin - Kurfürstendamm"
Publisher: Edition Kunst und Bild; Serie "Berliner Leben"; BL 13
Size: Modern
Not sent.

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