On 8 April 2011, The Grand Ducal Couple attended the reopening of the refurbished Theater d'Esch. The theater was originally opened by The Grand Duchess Charlotte and Prince Félix on 26 May 1962.
The theater closed for renovations two seasons ago. The stage, dressing rooms, and administration areas have been refurbished. The theater serves Luxembourg, Belgium, France and Germany. A small auditorium seats 100 and the main hall has seating for 517 people. The facility now boasts an art gallery and cafe.
Sources: Cour Grand Ducale, Ville d'Esch-sur-Alzette