The Bolshoi Theatre

Большой театр

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20 min by walk

The Bolshoi Theatre is the largest in Russia and one of the most important theaters in the world of opera and ballet. The complex of buildings of the theater is located in the center of Moscow, at the Theatre Square. Five-tiered hall of the Bolshoi Theater is famous for its excellent acoustics and can accommodate up to 2150 people. The hall is decorated with gilded moldings and red velvet, which gives it a particular splendor and solemnity. The Bolshoi Theatre is connected with the names of famous artists – Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Feodor Chaliapin and many others.