Germany's cultural world in numbers
No country does more theater
Germany is home to 142 state-funded theaters. Tthe smallest, in Naumburg, holds just 80 spectators and has 11 employees, while the largest theater in Hamburg has 1,200 seats. Stuttgart boasts the world's largest performing arts center for drama, ballet and opera - a 1,400-seat hall where 1,350 employees put on 900 shows for 450,000 people annually.