On Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teatro_Massimo_Bellini
Alternative Spellings Orchestra del Teatro Massimo Bellini
City Catania, Province of Catania, Italy
Country Italy
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The creation of what was to finally become the Teatro Massimo Bellini took almost two hundred years, beginning with discussions following the disastrous 1693 earthquake which completely destroyed Catania. The construction of a public theatre was discussed, and a foundation stone was finally laid in 1812. wikipedia