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Mariinsky Theatre   Mariinsky Theatre 

Description:
One of the city’s attractions is the Imperial Opera Theatre called Mariinsky in honour of Maria Fedorovna, the wife of Emperor Alexander II. Built by architect Cavos in 1859-1860, it was inaugurated in 1860. Today the Mariinsky Theatre is one of the most beautiful in the world, famous for its renowned performers such as Marius Petipa, Matilda Kshesinskaya, Anna Pavlova, Rudolf Nyreev, Michael Barishnikov, Fyodor Shalyapin and others. The theatre has witnessed the triumphs of several generations of opera and ballet stars.

Most famous performances:
The Swan Lake, La Bayadare, The Sleeping Beauty, The Demon, Macbeth, Othello.

Performances:
Daily 19:00.



 

  
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