Abbé Perrin (Director of...
On January 5, 1875, the Palais Garnier was inaugurated with great pomp in the presence of French President MacMahon, the Lord Mayor of London, the Burgomaster of Amsterdam, the Spanish Royal family and a large number of guests and critics from all over Europe. But who was overlooked? Charles Garnier who, after having overseen the theatre’s construction for thirteen years, was obliged to pay 120 francs for his box in the second circle.
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