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Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre

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Worth a visit

We watched chipollino, was a very good performance, and the theatre itself is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Had a great time!

It was my first time at a theatre show, had such a great time. We were wearing coats as it was a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
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This internationally renowned theater is an architectural masterpiece and includes two well-known ballet and opera groups.
Krasny Ave., 36, Novosibirsk 630099, Russia
+7 383 222-34-75
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We watched chipollino, was a very good performance, and the theatre itself is very impressive. Reasonable priced

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

It was my first time at a theatre show, had such a great time. We were wearing coats as it was a chilli evening. We then handed in our coats for during the show so we didn't need to hold them in our hands. And...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Stunning building, huge piece of architecture with massive square bolt-ons to a circular main auditorium. External gardens and sculptures make it a fantastic sight

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Nice square and park next to the theatre. There are benches where people can relax. The square have a lot of bikers doing tricks. Nice Lenin statue with soldiers on one side and a couple on the other side.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank samuraigun
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I visited with friends to watch Swan Lake. It was an amazing experience - front tow tickets were much cheaper than in Moscow but the ballet itself was just as moving. The large ball is really impressive too as is the lobby area. Can really...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had one night in Novosibirsk and decided to spend it at the ballet. Luckily good tickets were available from the box office in the foyer. The theatre space was huge and impressive. The production of Giselle was very good. This was a highlight of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Very organised check in area, and considerate for the people coming in with lots / layers of winter clothing. Very nice atmosphere, and helpful stuff, even for a foreigner client.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

The opera came to Siberia when some in St. Petersburg/Leningrad fled eastward as Hitler's artillery bombarded that latter city. St. Pete's loss was Novosibirsk's and Siberia's gain. This place was such a delight and just beautiful. About 9 years ao

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Julia C
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Went to see a performance of the Nutcracker having seen there were a lady few tickets available the day before as we passed by. Great to see this beautiful building and to see how big a social occasion it seemed to be in this part...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank whitepelle
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I was lucky enough to see a production of the Nutcracker and it was simply amazing, magical and enchanting. The Russians love their arts and it shows in every area of this place. The Opera and Ballet theatre is lovely in itself and hints at...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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You would be able to via the website. Google Novosibirsk Opera House and the website will come up.