Research Article

Die qualitative Performance des Theaters
Ein Modell für die Untersuchung und Bewertung der deutschen Stadt-, Landes- und Staatstheater

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The author proposes a new model for the evaluation of German public theaters based on the concept of qualitative performance.

As a result of a quantitative study of all German public theaters, the author developed four new indicators that form the basis for a quantitative performance index (Ch. 2). These include an employee ratio, a resource ratio, a range ratio, and a performance ratio. The quantitative index is supplemented by two further series of measurements that can be used to analyze and determine the structural and artistic performance of the theaters. By grouping together all three indices, the qualitative performance gives information about the overall performance of a theater. This is the first attempt to assess the artistic performance of a theater