Buenos Aires: Teatro Opera (new)

Country: Argentina
Province: Distrito Federal
City: Buenos Aires
Location: Avenida Corrientes 860

[1st theatre on the site: "Teatro Opera", built 1871-1872 by Antonio Pestalardo. Demolished in 1935.]

Current theatre built by Alberto Bourdon. Opened 1936. Used for all kinds of theatrical performances and as a cinema. 1998 renovations. 2500 seats. Later also known as "Opera Allianz" or "Ópera Orbis Seguros" after various sponsors.

Links: www.operaorbiseguros.com, teatrosdebuenosairesdelsigloxviialxxi.blogspot.com, Wikipedia

Buenos Aires: Teatro Opera (new) Front Text: "Buenos Aires, Teatro Opera ", sign: "Opera", marquees: advertising Freddie Bartholomew and Dolores Costello in the 1936 movie "Little Lord Fauntleroy", and another movie (illegible) starring Danielle Darrieux
Stamped Reverse Text: "Paul Grösche, Musiker, Dresden-N."
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
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For another image of this theatre, see Buenos Aires: Cinemas in Calle Lavalle and Avenida Corrientes.

Permanent link: http://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/967