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M. Dzhalil Tatar Academic State Opera and Ballet Theater

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Wonderful theatre, wonderful company

If you love the ballet ( or even if you're just curious), a visit to see the Tatarstan State... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Warrington, United Kingdom
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Great acoustics

The newly renovated opera house is very beautiful. The Tatar motives and gold and red theme is a... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2014
Bob L
Sherwood Park, Canada
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28 Jun 2017
“Wonderful theatre, wonderful company”
30 Nov 2014
“Great acoustics ”
Svobody Sq., 2, Kazan 420111, Russia
+7 843 231-57-10
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

If you love the ballet ( or even if you're just curious), a visit to see the Tatarstan State Academic Ballet and Opera is a must. The costumes and sets of 'Don Quixote' were beautiful and the dancers amongst the best in Russia....the principals and...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

The newly renovated opera house is very beautiful. The Tatar motives and gold and red theme is a nice environment for attending a play or opera. We went to see the barber of Seville today. The play was with a real orchestra sitting in the...More

1  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 23 August 2013

Kazan people are true art lovers with high level of intellect for the music and arts. KAzan Opera House is the home for most of the famous ballets, opears, musical exhibitions and premiers. The House itself is located in central KAzan, a magnificant looking building...More

Thank mete_canbolat
Reviewed 25 May 2013

Very beautiful and classical building inside and outside. Try to attend to a performance during your stay in Kazan. Well worth while, and tickets are surprisingly cheap - usually everything in Russia is heavily overpriced and way ahead of the service. Here it is the...More

2  Thank Thomas U
Reviewed 23 November 2012

It's the great place to see ballet or to listen to Opera. Decoration inside is greatfull-marmor, granite, gilt and crystal chandeliers. String ensemble playing in the lobby during intermission. There are a few coffee shops and cafes. Price for show is excellent low. Opera house...More

3  Thank Gulnar01
Reviewed 25 June 2012

A great arch occupy most of the plant so I guess the auditriumis in 1sr floor, is made from bricks and you will see it ytes or yes becouse is just in the middele of baumana commercial street

2  Thank Anna M
Reviewed 13 January 2012

on the inside also very beautifull (been to a concert here) realy if you like some clasical music and buildings my advice is to go in and enjoy

1  Thank BX-driver
Reviewed 25 December 2011

The actual sitting area was very nice, the lobby and supporting halls and rooms were adaquate

Thank GilB1
Reviewed 10 September 2011

A dream come true - to see Russian ballet in Russia. Absolutely incredible in this magnificent opera house which is quite fascinating and full of history. A must see!

Thank Sarah O
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