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Offenbach

1
Jacques . 1819--80, German-born French composer of many operettas, including Orpheus in the Underworld (1858), and of the opera The Tales of Hoffmann (1881)

Offenbach

2
a city in central Germany, on the River Main in Hesse opposite Frankfurt am Main: leather-goods industry. Pop.: 119 208 (2003 est.)

Offenbach

 

a city in the Federal Republic of Germany, in the Land of Hesse, and a port on the Main River. Population, 120,000 (1972). Offenbach has virtually merged with the city of Frankfurt am Main. It has machine-building and chemical industries and is a center for the leather industry. The site of an international leather goods trade fair, Offenbach has a museum of leather goods.

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Contact point(s): GBM GebEnudemanagement GmbH Offenbach
The seven couples that take the stage are a throwback to the dance-hall ladies and upright officers familiar from any number of giddy Offenbach ballets, rather than to the period itself.
The building on Konrad-Lerch-Ring 6 in Offenbach an der Queich is currently used as a technical administrative building of the municipality of Offenbach as a city hall.
Photo: Bass-baritone Jamie Offenbach joins soprano Carol Vaness onstage in L.
Implementing agency : OPG Offenbacher Projektentwicklungsgesellschaft mbH im Namen und auf Rechnung des Magistrates der Stadt Offenbach am Main
Implementing agency : Kreis Offenbach, vertreten durch den Kreisausschuss, dieser vertreten durch die Kreisverkehrsgesellschaft Offenbach mbH
Composer Jacques Offenbach may have contributed indirectly to Intimate Opera prenatal proclivities, however.
Wolfgang Furniss, Minister of Economics for Germany's State of Brandenburg, highlighted FP's foresight in consolidating three separate production and administrative facilities located in Berlin and Offenbach to a new campus in Birkenwerder, Germany in 1994 to leverage Brandenburg's abundance of skilled technical labor, economic incentives and other resources.
Implementing agency : SOH Stadtwerke Offenbach Holding GmbH
It's on rue Rachel, just under rue Caulincourt and next door to Montmartre cemetery, where Zola, Stendhal, Degas, Berlioz, Offenbach and Francois Truffaut are buried.
The design contract refers to the rehabilitation and extension of the Geschwister-Scholl-Schule in Offenbach (integrated comprehensive school with all-day activities; about 550 Schle spillways / students in 22 classes).