Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti

Country: Italy (Italia)
Region: Umbria
City: Spoleto
Location: Largo Beniamino Gigli / Via Vaita S. Andrea

Built 1857-1864 by Ireneo Alendri for a citizens' society, on the former site of the San Andrea monastery. Decorations and painted curtain by Luigi Masella. Stage machinery by Eugenio Venier. Opened 3 agosto 1864 as "Teatro Nuovo". 2010 named in honour of the Italian composer, Gian Carlo Menotti (1911-2007). 800 seats. Currently used for drama performances by the "Teatro Stabile dell'Umbria" and for performances by the summer arts and theatre festival "Festival dei Due Mondi".

Links: www.teatrostabile.umbria.it, www.festivaldispoleto.com, Wikipedia

[Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti] Front Text: "Spoleto - Teatro Nuovo", inscription: "Aere Civium Cura Patrum MDCCCLXIV Teatro Nuovo"
Publisher: Fotorapida Terni; 85
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Sent: from Spoleto to Wädenswil (Switzerland), 1965

[Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti] Front Text: "Spoleto - Interno del Teatro Nuovo"
Publisher: Rotastampa Terni; 8
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti] Front Text: "Spoleto - Sipario del Teatro Nuovo"
Publisher: Fotostampa Angeli, Terni; 84
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti] Front Text: "Spoleto - Teatro Nuovo - Sala XVII Settembre"
Publisher: Fotostampa Angeli, Terni; 86
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti] Reverse Text: "Spoleto - Teatro Nuovo, Nuovo Opera House, Théâtre Nuovo, Nuovo Opernhaus"
Publisher: Alterocca, Terni; 32139
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Spoleto: Teatro Nuovo Gian Carlo Menotti] Reverse Text: "Spoleto - Teatro Nuovo, Interno, Intérieur, Interior, Innere" [sic!]
Publisher: Ediz. Forniture per Tabaccai, Terni; 82
Size: Modern
Not sent.

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