Warszawa: Teatr Wielki

Country: Poland (Polska)
Voivodship: Wojewˇdztwo Mazowieckie
City: Warszawa
Location: Plac Teatralny

Built 1825-1833 by Antonio Corazzi. Opened 24 Feb 1833 with Rossini's "Il barbiere di Siviglia". The complex housed the "Teatr Wielki" [Great Theatre], the "Teatr Narodowy" [National (Drama) Theatre], and the "Teatr Nowy" [New Theatre] (formerly "Sale Redutowe"). Various rebuildings. 1939 burnt out during the German siege of Warszawa. 1944 further damages during the uprising against the German occupation. 1949 right wing rebuilt as national theatre. Until 1965, restoration of the entire complex by Bohdan Pniewski. Re-opened 20 Nov 1965. Currently, the complex houses theatres for opera (1900 seats) and drama, a ballet school, an opera studio, and the Polish Theatre Museum.

Notable world premieres:

  • Karol Szymanowski: Krˇl Roger (12 Jun 1926)

Links: teatrwielki.pl, Wikipedia

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Picture: interior of the "Teatro Nowy" in 1881
Front Text: "200 Lat Teatru Narodowego", "Wnętrze teatru nowego w Warszawie r. 1881 (wg. rys. Kaswerego Pillatiego)"
Publisher: P.P.T.i.T.-VI.
Type: postal stationery with pre-printed stamp
Size: Modern
Not sent.
Detail:
Warszawa: Teatr Wielki

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Teatr Wielki - Warszawa"
Publisher: R. Kropecki, Warszawa; Granbergs K. A., Stockholm
Type: Moonlight Card; Winter Card; Undivided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: to Bremen (Germany), 1899

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warszawa, Teatr"
Type: Undivided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warszawa. Teatr Wielki. - Theater."
Publisher: Wydawnictwo Salonu Malarzy Polskich w. Krakowie 1915; No. 17; SSSH
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warszawa. Teatr Wielki."
Publisher: Wydawnictwo K. Wojutyńskiego, Warszawa; HUSS
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warschau, Gro▀es Theater - Warszawa, Teatr Wielki"
Handwritten Reverse Text: dated 14 May 1916
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: to Plauen (Germany) [stamp removed, postmark illegible]

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warszawa, Teatr Wielki", "Pinx. T. Cieslewski"
Handwritten Reverse Text: dated 1919
Publisher: Wydawnictwo K. Wojutyńskiego, Warszawa
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: to Heppenheim/Bergstra▀e (Germany) [postmark illegible]

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Reverse Text: "Warszawa - Warsaw, Teatr Wielki - The Great Theatre"
Publisher: Nakł. Photo-Plat, Warszawa; Ser. A. Nr. 24
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Lublin to Balen-Nethe (Belgium) [postmark partly illegible, c.1925 stamp]

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warschau, Grosses Theater - Warszawa, Teatr Wielki"
Publisher: Wyd. "Ryngraf", Warszawa
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Reverse Text: "Warszawa, Teatr Wielki - Foyer"
Publisher: Biuro Wydawnicze "Ruch"; 34-1297/C N 13 83
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Sent: from Ludwigshafen/Rhein (Germany) to Zagreb (Yugoslavia), 1973

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warszawa - Teatr Wielki"
Reverse Text: "Warszawa, Teatr Wielki - widownia, foyer, glˇwna klatka schodowa, hall, kuluar."
Publisher: Biuro Wydawnicze "Ruch"; 34-Z-2/C; N10; 929
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Reverse Text: "Warszawa, Teatr Wielki"
Publisher: Biuro Wydawnicze "Ruch"; 34-2591/B, P 66, VII/256/68
Size: Modern
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Reverse Text: "Warszawa, Teatr Wielki"
Publisher: Biuro Wydawnicze "Ruch"; 34-2476/II/72, VII-292/69
Size: Modern
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Warszawa, Teatr Narodowy"
Reverse Text: "Warszawa"
Publisher: Pan Dragon, Gdńsk; 5 907736 300037
Size: Modern
Not sent.

Warszawa: Teatr Wielki Front Text: "Teatr Wielki - Opera Narodowa - Warszawa"
Publisher: Poczta Polska; VII 2004
Type: postal stationery with pre-printed stamp; blank back
Size: Modern
Not sent.

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