Hannover - Staatsoper Hannover 02
The Staatsoper Hannover is an opera house and opera company in Hanover. It is one of the leading opera companies in Germany.
The home base of Staatsoper Hannover is the Hanover Opera House, a theater built in classical style between 1845 and 1852 based on a plan drawn by architect and court master builder Georg Ludwig Friedrich Laves. The building was badly damaged in WW II and rebuilt in 1948. In 1985, the acoustics were improved, and between 1996 and 1998 the stage facilities were renovated.