Koblenz: Stadttheater

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Rheinland-Pfalz
City: Koblenz
Location: Deinhardplatz 2

Built 1787 by Peter Joseph Krahe and Johann Andreas Gärtner as "Kurfürstliches Komödien- und Ballhaus" (prince-electoral comedy and ball house) for Clemens Wenzeslaus von Sachsen (1739-1812), the last prince-archbishop of Trier. Opened 23 Nov 1787 with Mozart's opera "Die Entführung aus dem Serail". Since 1867 in posession of the city of Koblenz. 1869 rebuildings, later various rebuildings. On 22 Nov 1946 seat of the constituent assembly of the state of Rheinland-Pfalz. 1984-1985 restoration as close as possible to the 1787 design. 500 seats. Used for opera, drama and ballet performances by the resident "Theater Koblenz" municipal theatre company.

Links: www.theater-koblenz.de, EUTA, Wikidata

Koblenz: Stadttheater Picture: background, right from the obelisk: Stadttheater
Front Text: "Coblenz am Rhein, Clemensplatz"
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: by Bahnpost to Gotha, 1920s

Koblenz: Stadttheater Picture: left: Stadttheater (inscription: "[Musis] Moribus Et Publicae Laetitiae Erectum MDCCLXXXVII"), right: Hotel Trierer Hof with "Theaterklause" bar
Front Text: "Koblenz a. Rh., Stadttheater"
Publisher: Verlag Albert Nonn, Koblenz
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Not sent.

Permanent link: http://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/3272