State Theatre Košice

The building of the State Theater Košice is an important cultural monument and a dominant feature of the historical center of Košice. This representative building was built in a Neo-baroque style according to projects of Adolf Lang during the years 1879–1899. The theatre´s interior is richly decorated. The stage is lyre-shaped. The ceiling of the theatre is decorated with scenes from William Shakespeare's plays Othello, Romeo and Juliet, King Lear and A Midsummer Night's Dream.