|El-Qâhira: Dar Elopera Al Misria|
Country: Egypt (Misr)
City: El-Qâhira (Cairo, Le Caire)
Built 1869 by Avoscani and Rossi for the Vice King, Ismail Pacha, replacing an older theatre building. Opened 1 November 1869 with Verdi's "Rigoletto". 850 seats. Completely destroyed by a fire on 28 Oct 1971.
Notable world premieres:
Front Text: "Le Caire - Théâtre de l'Opéra"|
Publisher: David A. Levi - Le Caire
Type: Undivided Back
Front Text: "Cairo - Opera Square and Ibrahim Pacha Monument"|
Publisher: The Cairo Postcard Trust - Cairo; Serie 597
Type: Divided Back
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