Enjoy the Großes Schauspielhaus
More than one hundred artists are on the biggest theatre stage in the world. With half a million guests every year, the Palast is the #1 theatre in Berlin. The Palast in Berlin is the first choice for those wishing to experience something utterly unique and thoroughly fascinating – perfectly including international visitors who do not speak German.
The Großes Schauspielhaus gained its present-day name of the Friedrichstadt-Palast on 1 November 1947. In 1980, the old Palast had to be closed due to major subsidence and structural damage to the building. On 27 April 1984, the new Palast opened at Friedrichstraße 107 as the last major grand construction project of the German Democratic Republic (GDR). More