Berlin Wintergarten theatre

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Berlin Wintergarten theatre
July 1940
Location Berlin, Germany
Type Theatre
Construction
Opened 1887
Demolished June 1944
Wintergarten, Potsdamer Strasse, 2010

The Berlin Wintergarten theatre was a large variety theatre in Berlin-Mitte.[1]

It opened in 1887 and was destroyed by bombs in June 1944.[2]

The name was taken on by a theatre in Potsdamer Strasse in 1992.

The Skladanowsky brothers showcased the first short movie presentation ever at the theatre in 1895, making it the first movie theater in history.

Media related to Wintergarten (Varieté) at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 52°30′08″N 13°21′52″E / 52.50222°N 13.36444°E / 52.50222; 13.36444

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