Tag: Tylovo Divadlo

The Many Names for ‘Mozart’s Theatre’

Question: Where are the strictest usherettes in Prague, and why? Answer: In the theatre of the Estates (Stavovské Divadlo) on Prague’s Ovocny Trh (Fruit Market street). The reason is simple: the floors inside Prague’s oldest theatre are made of wood. “The stage and the auditorium have been reconstructed many times, but the building around them is still made of the original wooden beams and boards, and during a performance you…