The photo pictures of music sites - opera houses, musicisns' monuments, statues, plaques, and music related objects, taken during our trip to Austria, Hungary, Croatia, and Slovenia, July 13 - July 25, 2012.
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Burgtheater of Vienna
The Burgtheater (en: (Imperial) Court Theatre), originally known as K.K. Theater an der Burg, then until 1918 as the K.K. Hofburgtheater, is the Austrian National Theatre in Vienna and one of the most important German language theatres in the world. [The Burgtheater was created in 1741 and has become known as "die Burg" by the Viennese population. Mozart's opera "The Marriage of Figaro" was premiered here on May 1, 1786.