Chorzów: Teatr Rozrywki

Country: Poland (Polska)
Voivodship: Województwo Śląskie
City: Chorzów (Königshütte, Królewska Huta)
Location: Ulica M. Konopnickiej 1 (Tempelstraße)

Built 1889-1890 as "Tanz- und Theatersaal" within the "Hotel Reden". Ca. 1900 converted into a theatre (2000 seats). Re-opened 6 Oct 1900 with a prologue by Felix Dahn and the dramas "Beckers Geschichte", "In Feindesland", and "Fest der Handwerker" by the "Oberschlesisches Volkstheater" company. In the 1930s, major rebuilding. From 1947, used as a steelworkers' house of culture and community centre. 1978-1985 modernization. Reopened as "Teatr Rozrywki" (entertainment theatre) on 29 Sep 1985. 2006-2008 rebuildings.

Links:, EUTA, Wikipedia

Chorzow: Teatr Rozrywki Front Text: "Königshütte O/S., Stadttheater"
Publisher: Verlag Boronowski, Petrowitz O/S.
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Königshütte to Leipzig (Germany), 1940

Chorzow: Teatr Rozrywki Picture: above left: theatre at night
Front Text: "Chorzów"
Reverse Text: "Chorzów [...] 1. Teatr Rozrywki [...]"
Publisher: Crux; 662
Size: Modern
Sent: from Katowice to Craig Shergold (as "Draning Sherold") in Carhalton (England), 1999

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