Hamburg: Thalia-Theater (new)


Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Hamburg
City: Hamburg
Location: Altstadt, Gerhart-Hauptmann-Platz (formerly: Pferdemarkt)

Built 1912 by Lundt & Kallmorgen to replace the old Thalia-Theater at the other side of the street. Opened 1912. 1300 seats. Demolished by bombs in 1945. Provisionally restored and re-opened 1946. Later rebuilt by Werner Kallmorgen. Re-opened 3 Dec 1960 with G. B. Shaw's "Die heilige Johanna" (Saint Joan). Used by the resident municipal drama company.

Notable world premieres:

  • Tankred Dorst: Parzival (12 Sep 1987)
  • Tom Waits: The Black Rider (31 Mar 1990)
  • Robert Schneider: Dreck (10 Jan 1993)
  • John von Düffel: Elite I.1 (17 May 2002)
  • Moritz Rinke: Republik Vineta (23 Sep 2000)

Links: www.thalia-theater.de, Wikipedia

[Hamburg: Thalia-Theater (new)] Front Text: "Hamburg, Thalia-Theater"
Publisher: ?; 40449
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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[Hamburg: Thalia-Theater (new)] Front Text: "Hamburg, Neues Thalia-Theater"
Publisher: C. Worzedialeck, Hamburg
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Hamburg to Hannover, 1918

[Hamburg: Thalia-Theater (new)] Front Text: "Thalia schenken" [and promotion for gift vouchers and rebates]
Publisher: Thalia-Theater, Hamburg
Type: Promotional Card (not designed for postal use)
Size: Modern
Not sent.


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