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The guide said this small theatre in a side street in ouro preto was the oldest working theatre in Latin America. We had a guide and he was very knowledgeable but spoke Portuguese only, I think you would struggle to find someone to explain the...More
Another place we almost missed which would have been a shame. Small intimate old venue with simple but elegant interior. No performances were scheduled while we were there but we had a impromptu afternoon recital which was charming.
We got lucky and watched a performance for free our one night in Ouro Preto. The Opera House is really special as its the oldest theater still in use in South America. There isn't really much to place, but its always fun to feel like...More
In 1984 I had the honor to perform in this theater, as part of a South American concert tour organised by the US Government. I remember being completely humbled by the history and beauty of the building, but even more so, blown away by the...More
This is definitely worth seeing. The little opera house is so cute, and for only 1-2 reais (1 for students and seniors) you can tour the whole place. There was a guide, Paulo, who is knowledgeable about many aspects of the the theatre. There is...More
This small building on a side street off the main square should not be missed. For 2Rs you can wander around and admire the style and balconies and even wander on to the stage. It is older than the opera house at Manaus and in...More