Théâtre municipal de Colmar

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Théâtre municipal de Colmar
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AddressRue Kleber
68000 Colmar
Coordinates 48°04′47″N7°21′17″E / 48.079674°N 7.354778°E / 48.079674; 7.354778
ArchitectLouis-Michel Boltz
Officiel site

The Théâtre municipal de Colmar is a theater located in Colmar, in the French department of Haut-Rhin. The circular room is designed in the tradition of Italian theaters and includes three galleries. [1] It is located in the Rue Kleber, next to the Unterlinden Museum. The building was constructed between 1847 and 1849, [2] to replace an old part of the Unterlinden convent. [3] It was opened on 8 March 1849 and underwent a restoration in 2000. [4] It displays a French stylish exterior with five bays. The interior design is the work of Boulangé. [2] The yearly attendance is about 30,000. [1]

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