Dresden: Interimstheater

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Sachsen
City: Dresden
Location: Altstadt, Große Packhofstraße (just behind the Hoftheater ruin/construction site on Theaterplatz)

Built 1869 within six weeks as a provisionally theatre after a fire had destroyed Gottfried Semper's first Hoftheater. 1800 seats. Last performance on 31 Jan 1878 (Weber's "Der Freischütz"), shortly before Semper's second Hoftheater (Semperoper) opened in February 1878. Subsequently demolished.

Dresden: Interimstheater Front Text: "Interims-Theater 1869-1878"
Reverse Text: "Walther, Dresden, das ehem. Interimstheater 1869-1878"
Publisher: VEB Volkskunstverlag, Reichenbach i. V.; 412; III/9/89 A 246/54-DDR
Type: modern reproduction of an older painting
Size: Modern
Not sent.

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