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|A place where live theatrical performances are held.|
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Used to tag a theatre where live performances occur, such as plays, musicals and formal concerts.
How to Map
Tags to use in combination
- theatre:genre=* - Genre being performed
- theatre:type=* - Type of theatre interior or layout, e.g.
- addr=* - the address of this theatre
- contact:website=* / website=* - website of this theatre
- contact:phone=* / phone=* - phone number of this theatre
- operator=* - indicates the operator or name of the company operating this theatre
- wheelchair=no/yes/limited - suitable for wheelchairs
|Royal Opera House London
name=Royal Opera House
See London for a reference.
Theatres may specialize in a certain type of performance, or theatrical genre. Use theatre:genre=* - to describe these. Common genres are described below. Use theatre:type=* to describe the interior or layout.
- theatre:genre=opera - An Opera house
- theatre:genre=musical - A Musical theatre
- theatre:genre=ballet - A Ballet theatre
- theatre:genre=philharmonic + theatre:type=concert_hall - A theatre for orchestral performances
- theatre:genre=chamber_music - A theatre for soloist or small ensemble music performances
Figure or puppet theatre
- theatre:genre=figure - A figure theatre
- theatre:genre=puppet - A puppet theatre
- theatre:genre=marionette - A theatre with figures hanging on strings
- theatre:genre=shadow_play - The figures are shadows
- theatre:genre=variety - Theater with a diversity of acts, such as singing, dancing, and comedy, within the same show. EN: variety show, DE: Varietétheater, FR: théâtre des variétés). Do not use the value
varieté, see discussion page.