Most commonly known as "El Variedad," this theater was built in 1916 using Giacomo Badiconzinni's design. Duriing the golden age of cinema, the teater also functioned as a movie house, it permanently became a movie house until 1993. More recently, the teater underwent a complete renovation in 2005 and 2006, under direction of the Ecuadorian government. Yoday the theater functions as a The goverment also renamed the theater after a famous Ecuadorian actor Ernesto Alban. Even if you are not fortunate enough to catch a show at this marvelous theater, take some time at least to admire the beautiful facade and to enjoy the atmosphere aroung Plaze de Teatro.
- Type: Concerts, Theater