Modena: Teatro Comunale Luciano Pavarotti

Country: Italy (Italia)
Region: Emilia-Romagna
City: Modena
Location: Via del Teatro 8

Built 1838-1841 as "Nuovo Teatro dell'Illustrissima Comunità" by Francesco Vandelli. Painted curtain by Adeodato Malatesta. Funded by the city of Modena, the box owners of the old Teatro Comunale (at Via Emilia), and Duke Francesco IV. d'Este. Opened 2 Oct 1841 with Alessandro Gandini's opera "Adelaide di Borgogna al Castello di Canossa". 1869 new auditorium ceiling. 1935 stage extension, rebuilindg of orchestra pit. 1996-1998 major exterior and interior restaurations, including restauration of the painted curtain. Re-opened 1998. In October 2007 renamed "Teatro comunale Luciano Pavarotti" in honour of the Modena-born tenor, Luciano Pavarotti (1935-2007). Used for opera performances and concerts.

Links: www.teatrocomunalemodena.it, Wikipedia

Modena: Teatro Comunale Front Text: "Modena - Sipario del Teatro comunale, Pittore Malatesta" [Curtain of the municipal teatre, painted by Malatesta]
Publisher: Ediz. A. Giuliani, Modena; 13145
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

Modena: Teatro Comunale Front Text: "Modena - Corso Canalgrande e Teatro Municipale"
Publisher: Ed. G. Pini, Modena
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Sent: from Modena to Roma, 1954

Modena: Teatro Comunale Reverse Text: "Modena - Teatro Municipale - Interno; Municipale Theatre - Inside; Théâtre Municipale - Intérieur; Gemeindetheater - Das Innere"
Publisher: Pini, Modena; 21214
Size: Modern
Not sent.

Modena: Teatro Comunale Front Text: "Teatro Municipale di Modena - fondazione"
Reverse Text: advertising "Mostra Filatelica e memorabilia 'La Lirica', 4 ottobre 2008, Teatro Comunale Luciano Pavarotti [...]"
Publisher: Circolo Filatelico Culturale A. Tassoni, Modena; No. 92 of 500 copies
Size: Modern
Not sent.
Detail (postmark, Modena, 4 Oct 2008):
Modena: Teatro Comunale

Modena: Teatro Comunale Front Text: "Il Teatro Comunale di Modena"
Publisher: Fondazione Teatro Comunale di Modena, Modena; Illustration: Antonella Battilani
Type: cover page of a folder with theatre illustration cards for children (not designed for postal use)

Modena: Teatro Comunale Front Text: "Il Teatro Comunale di Modena"
Publisher: Fondazione Teatro Comunale di Modena, Modena; Illustration: Antonella Battilani
Type: theatre illustration card for children (not designed for postal use)

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