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
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