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Teatro Fraschini

Pavia (Italy)

The Traveller curtain manufactured with FOT - Otello Velvet.The internal disposition of Fraschini is built up on a rectangular plant divided symmetrically between audience and stage. At the inauguration was called Teatro dei Quattro Cavalieri, and kept it until the end of the nineteenth century, when it was dedicated to Pavese tenor Gaetano Fraschini. Each of the four orders of stages represent a distinct order of architecture: Doric the first, Ionian the second, Corinthian the third, Atticus the fourth.
Theatre ''all'italiana'' with a bell-shaped hall with four tiers of boxes and a gallery, 750 seats.

It is with the Teatro Comunale of Bologna, the Teatro Rossini in Lugo of Romagna, the Teatro Lauro Rossi of Macerata, the Teatro Scientifico of Mantova and the Teatro Onigo of Treviso, one of the most important theatrical realization of the great scenographer and architect of '700 Antonio Galli Bibiena (1697-1774).
1771-1773
Realization
Project: Antonio Galli Bibiena

During the '800
Several restoration works

During the '900
Ceiling decoration

1989
Renewing of the curtain and of the stage equipment

See also ...

COS - Oscurante Molton

Duvetyne and blackout fabrics

FOT - Otello Velvet

Velvets

NAG - Agremano Braided Trim

Trimmings

NBT - Perforated trims

Trimmings

NFR - Fringes

Trimmings

Stage maskings

Acoustic curtains

Traveller curtains

Typology of curtain