Det Kongelige Teater

Det Kongelige Teater
Copenhagen, Denmark

Founded about 1730


The new playhouse has been custom designed to ensure audiences can enjoy the ultimate in theatrical experience. The Royal Danish Playhouse's setting with a waterfront foyer, promenade and footbridge terrace also enlarges the spectrum of the programme. Apart from regular seasonal repertoires, the Playhouse hosts public lectures, children’s activities, small concerts and a wide range of dramatic events.

The theatre is under the Danish Ministry of Culture, which wholeheartedly supports the aim of staging outstanding performances. The Royal Danish Theatre's artistic director is Emmet Feigenberg and the managing director is Erik Jacobsen.