Theater Ulm

Theater Ulm is the municipal theater in the Baden-Württemberg city of Ulm, Germany. Founded in 1641, it is the oldest municipal theater in Germany. Today, it operates distinct ensembles for opera/operetta, acting, and ballet. Until 2006, it operated as Ulmer Theater.

Theater Ulm
Ulm theater.jpg
Former namesUlmer Theater
AddressHerbert-von-Karajan-Platz 1
Ulm
Germany
TypeTheater
Construction
Built1641
Renovated1966–1969
Website
theater-ulm.de

The current building at Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz 1 was built from 1966 to 1969 after plans by Fritz Schäfer. It was opened on 3 October 1969.

IntendantsEdit

  • Erwin Dieterich (1925–1935)
  • Reinhold Ockel (1935–1944)
  • Alfred Mendler (1945–1950)
  • Gustav Deharde (1950–1953)
  • Peter Wackernagel (1954–1958, died during season break)
  • Joachim von Groeling (provisional intendant, 1958–1959)
  • Kurt Hübner (1959-1962)
  • Ulrich Brecht (1962–1966)
  • Detlof Krüger (1966–1973)
  • Peter Borchardt (1973–1979)
  • Volkmar Clauß (1979–1985)
  • Pavel Fieber (1985–1991)
  • Bernd Wilms (1991–1994)
  • Ansgar Haag (1994–2006)
  • Andreas von Studnitz (since 2006)

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Coordinates: 48°24′05″N 9°59′12″E / 48.40139°N 9.98667°E / 48.40139; 9.98667