Bern Theatre

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Bond for the construction of the Bern Theatre, issued 17. May 1899[1]

Bern Theatre, known in the city as Stadttheater Bern, is an opera house and theatre in Bern, Switzerland. It opened in 1903 with Richard Wagner`s opera Tannhäuser.

Famous past performers include Robin Adams, Agnes Baltsa, Inge Borkh, Renato Bruson, Grace Bumbry, José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Salvatore Fisichella, Käthe Gold, Alexander Moissi, Jessye Norman, Liselotte Pulver, Will Quadflieg, Nello Santi, Christine Schäfer, Maria Schell, and Rolf Schimpf.

Further reading[edit]

  • Marco Badilatti (2005). "Stadttheater Bern, Bern BE". In Andreas Kotte (ed.). Theaterlexikon der Schweiz (TLS) / Dictionnaire du théâtre en Suisse (DTS) / Dizionario Teatrale Svizzero / Lexicon da teater svizzer [Theater Dictionary of Switzerland] (in German). 3. Zürich: Chronos. pp. 1721–1723. ISBN 978-3-0340-0715-3. LCCN 2007423414. OCLC 62309181.


  1. ^ Suppes 94/95 Historische Wertpapiere. WWW Bernd Suppes. 1994. p. 446. ISSN 0936-9406.

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Coordinates: 46°56′56″N 7°26′49″E / 46.949°N 7.447°E / 46.949; 7.447