Aleksandër Moisiu Theatre

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Aleksandër Moisiu Theatre
Teatri i Durrësit
Sheshi Liria, Durrës, Shqipëri 10.jpg
Aleksandër Moisiu Theatre
Address Lagja Nr: 2, Square Liria
Durrës
 Albania
Coordinates 41°18′51″N 19°26′47″E / 41.3143°N 19.4465°E / 41.3143; 19.4465
Owner State owned
Opened 11 January 1953
Theatre in 1978

The Aleksandër Moisiu Theatre, or called also Durrës Theatre (Albanian: Teatri Aleksandër Moisiu) is a theatre in the city centre of Durrës, Albania. The theatre took its name from Austrian actor Aleksandër Moisiu, who was of Albanian descent.

History[edit]

The building of the theatre dates from the 1950s. It officially opened on January 11, 1953.[1] His first show was the comedy "The Girl from the village" (Albanian: Vajza nga fshati) the writer Fatmir Gjata, staged by director Pandi Stillu.[2]

Theater Directors[edit]

 


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