Trieste: Teatro Comunale Giuseppe Verdi

Country: Italy (Italia)
Region: Friuli-Venezia Giulia
City: Trieste (Trst, Triest)
Location: piazza Verdi 1

Built 1798-1801 as "Teatro Nuovo" by Giovanni Antonio Selva. Renamed "Teatro Grande" in 1821. On 29 Jan 1901 renamed in honour of the Italian opera composer, Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901). Also known as "Teatro lirico Giuseppe Verdi". 1990-1995 major renovations. Used for opera performances and an annual summer operetta festival.

Notable world premieres:

  • Giuseppe Verdi: Il corsaro (25 Oct 1848)
  • Giuseppe Verdi: Stiffelio (16 Nov 1850)

Links: www.teatroverdi-trieste.com, Wikipedia

[Trieste: Teatro Comunale Giuseppe Verdi] Front Text: "V Mostra INtesa Filatelica 'Trieste' 9-10 November 1976"
Reverse Text: "175o Anniversaio del Teatro Comunale G. Verdi, Trieste", "Veduta della Piazza del Teatro Nuovo ora Teatro Comunale G. Verdi [Da una incisione in rame di G. Pollencig del 1801]"
Size: Modern
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[Trieste: Teatro Comunale Giuseppe Verdi] Front Text: "Trieste, Teatro Verdi comunale"
Publisher: A. Campassi, Torino
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
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[Trieste: Teatro Comunale Giuseppe Verdi] Reverse Text: "Trieste, Teatro Comunale 'G. Verdi' (Piazza Verdi), Théâtre municipal 'G. Verdi' (Place Verdi), Municipal theatre 'G. Verdi' (Verdis square), Gemeindetheater 'G. Verdi' (Verdisplatz)" [sic!]
Publisher: Ed. Sabre, Trieste; 19614
Size: Modern
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