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Stadsschouwburg

D7 Leidseplein 26 v 1, 2, 7, 11, 12, 19 # Box office: noon–6pm Mon–Sat; two hours before performance Sun ssba.nl

This Neo-Renaissance building, dating from 1894, is the most recent of three successive municipal theatres in the city, its predecessors having burned down. The theatre was designed by Jan Springer (1850–1915), whose other credits include the Frascati building on Oxford Street in London, and A L van Gendt (1835–1901), who was also responsible for the Concertgebouw and for part of Centraal Station. The planned ornamentation of the theatre’s red-brick exterior was never carried out because of budget cuts. This, combined with a hostile public ...

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