The Royal Dramatic Theater
Royal Dramatic Theatre - is the main theater scene in Sweden and at the same time one of the grandest buildings in Stockholm.. Its history began in 1788 when the present royal court theater troupe was divided into operatic and dramatic. Since then, Sweden has two Royal Theatre - Opera and Drama. Initially, the repertoire of the Royal Dramatic Theatre consisted of grandiose productions in the style of French classicism, but by the early nineteenth century, the theater opened to the wider public, and are replaced by lush productions of Schiller's plays and Shakespeare.. Until 1908 the theater several times changed his position until settled on Nyubroplan in a building designed by the architect Fredrik Lillekvista. The facade of the building is made of white marble and gilded bronze. The theater building is decorated with paintings and sculptures of the most famous Swedish artists.. Swedish Royal Dramatic Theatre is very popular with the public. He is considered the best theater in Stockholm. Every year on the eight stages of the theater runs about a thousand performances. It played a famous actress Greta Garbo, and the celebrated writer and director Ernst Ingmar Bergman for over four decades, staged their plays here. At the Royal Dramatic Theatre is a school of dramatic art, from which many famous directors and actors, including Greta Garbo, Max von Sydow, Gunnar Bernstrand, Signe Hasso, Bibi Andersson, Pernilla Augusta Igrid Bergman and others..