1835-1967The first St. Charles Theater, built by James Caldwell with Antonio Mondelli as architect, opened on this site November 30, 1835. It seated over 4,000 and was one of the largest theaters in the world. The American premieres of Bellini's Norma took place here in 1836 and Rossini;s Semiramide in 1837. It burned March 13, 1842.
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|Date Added||Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 8:59pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 782766 N 3316846|
|Decimal Degrees||29.94991667, -90.07030000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 56.995', W 90° 4.218'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 56' 59.70" N, 90° 4' 13.08" W|
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|Area Code(s)||504, 225|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 454-490 St Charles Ave, New Orleans LA 70130, US|
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