History of Theatrical Culture at Český Krumlov Castle

The rich history of theatre culture in Český Krumlov goes back over four hundrend years. Not only the Lords of Krumlov, but other noble families which were settled in Český Krumlov supported theatre productions. The most significant time of blossom for the local theatre culture was from the late 17th to the late 18th century, when the level of the castle theatre gained high central European renown.

Český Krumlov Castle, Pantalon, detail from paintings of the Masquerade Hall Český Krumlov Castle, Masquerade Hall, mural detail Český Krumlov Castle, Masquerade Hall, mural detail

See also :
Beginning of Theatrical Culture in Český Krumlov (15th -16th centuries)
Eggenberg Castle Theater in the 17th century
Schwarzenberg Castle Theater in the 18th century
Castle Theater in the 19th century
Castle Theater in the 20th century
Layout of the Castle Theater Building
Castle Theater Installations

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