Photographer Klaus Frahm has documented the eye-opening views seen from theatre stages.
Architectural photographer Klaus Frahm wanted to take people through the “fourth wall” that separates actors from their audience. To do this he photographed some of Germany’s most beautiful theatres from the perspective of the actors, looking out into the auditorium.
Theater Gütersloh, Gütersloh, Germany
Deutsches Theatre und Kammerspiele, Berlin
Margravial Opera House, Bayreuth
Leipzig Opera House, Leipzig
Semper Opera House, Dresden
Berliner Ensemble, Berlin
Alvar Aalto Opernhaus, Essen
Schauspielhaus Bochum, Bochum
Hamburg State Opera, Hamburg
Palace Theatre, Sanssoucis, Potsdam
Cuvilliés Theater, Munich
Bayreuth Festival Theatre, Bayreuth
Deutsches Schauspielhaus, Hamburg
Neue Flora, Hamburg