Articles by tag "Wittelsbach, Elisabeth"

Celebrating the Habsburgs in the Hungarian National Theater, 1837–67

The musical theater had a central intermediary role in the propagation of national consciousness throughout East-Central Europe in the nineteenth century, and so too in Hungary. The Pesti Magyar Színház (Pest Hungarian Theater), which was renamed after 1840 to Magyar Nemzeti Színház (Hungarian National Theater), had an identical repertoire to...
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