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Are you planning a trip to St. Petersburg? Why? What things to do in Saint Petersburg? You have a wide range of: art, attractions, music, education and sports. Many come to St. Petersburg and for business and to work.


Mariinsky Theatre

Mariinsky Theatre is the most famous theater in St. Petersburg. In the theater you can see the most famous works of opera and ballet performed by the best masters. Mariinsky Theatre Actors perform on stages world's best theaters. You can see them in St. Petersburg.

Location: St. Petersburg, Theatre Square, Building 1.

Mikhailovsky Theater

Mikhailovsky Theater is Opera and Ballet theater in St. Petersburg. The theater is located in a historic building in the Square of Arts. His repertoire includes classical masterpieces of the Mikhailovsky Theatre of Russian and foreign musical theater art.
Theatre address: St. Petersburg, Arts Square, 1.

Theater of Opera and Ballet of St. Petersburg Conservatory

In classical and contemporary theater productions involved young choreographers, directors, conductors, vocalists. Hall Conservatory Theater, which seats over 1,700 spectators, allows showing on the stage not only opera, ballet and drama performances, but also vocal-symphonic concerts, as well as contests, reviews and festivals.

Location: St. Petersburg Theatre Square, 3.

Saint Petersburg Music Hall

On the stage of the Saint Petersburg Music Hall you can see bright, colorful musical performances, shows, musicals and opera. In all performances involved a unique ballet troupe of the theater.

Location: St. Petersburg, Alexander Park, Building 4, underground station "Gorkovskaya".

St. Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy

The repertoires of the Musical Comedy Theater in St. Petersburg are operettas. This is one of the oldest theaters in Russia and St. Petersburg. Theatre of Musical Comedy building was constructed in 1799-1801. The main specialization of the theater is a classic comedy, the works of contemporary composers, as well as staging musicals. At a small theater, viewers can see the experimental setting.

Theatre address: Russia, St. Petersburg, Italianskaya street, 13.

Russian State Academic Bolshoi Drama Theater

Russian State Academic Bolshoi Drama Theater Tovstonogov (BDT) is one of the first theaters built after the Revolution 1917. Until 1992, the theater was called "Leningrad Bolshoi Drama Theatre named after M. Gorky." On the Main Stage Theater presents works of Russian and foreign theatrical classics and contemporary drama.

Theatre address: St. Petersburg, Fontanka Embankment, 65.

Alexandrinsky Theatre

Russian State Academic Drama Theatre named after A. Pushkin (Alexandrinsky Theatre) is one of the oldest theaters in Russia. It is located in the heart of the city, not far from Nevsky Prospekt. Alexandrinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg is the first permanent public theater in Russia.

Theatre address: St. Petersburg, Ostrovsky Square, 6. Metro station “Gostiny dvor”.

Concert halls

Grand Philharmonic Hall

St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonic named after DD Shostakovich - the oldest Philharmonic of Russia. Great Hall of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic is one of the finest concert halls in Europe. Hall can accommodate over 1,500 people. In the Philharmonic Hall you can hear classical music performed by best orchestras. There were Boston, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Chicago orchestras, the Berlin, Vienna and New York Philharmonic, the Amsterdam orchestra "Concertgebouw". The main performer of music is a Philharmonic symphony orchestra.

Location: Mikhailovskaya Street 2.

State Academic Capella of St. Petersburg

State Academic Capella of St. Petersburg is a concert organization, which has in its structure the oldest Russia professional choir and symphony orchestra. Chapel of St. Petersburg is one of the leading professional choirs in the world. In the chapel you can hear the best works of Russian choral art, music played by a symphony orchestra.

Address: Naberezhnaya reki Moyka, 20.

Saint Petersburg State Jazz Philarmony

St. Petersburg Jazz Philharmonic Hall is Russia's only a philharmony, which focuses entirely on jazz music. This is one of the best jazz platforms of the country. In the halls of the Philharmonic regularly hosts jazz concerts and festivals. There were outstanding jazz musicians around the world. Philharmonic has two concert halls: a large hall (for 200 persons with a dance floor) and a small room (40 seats)
Location: St. Petersburg, Zagorodhy Prospect 27.

Big Concert Hall "Oktyabrskiy"

"Oktyabrskiy Big Concert Hall" is one of the most famous concert halls in St. Petersburg. The hall has 3727 seats for spectators. In the Concert Hall conducted performances of the best performers from Russia and the World. There were in different years, Duke Ellington, Elton John, Mstislav Rostropovich, Evgeny Mravinsky, Charles Aznavour, Elton John, Cliff Richard.
Address: Ligovsky Prospect, 6.

Ice Palace

Ice Palace is a multi-purpose sports and concert complex, where you can hold sports competitions and concerts by stars of world level. More information...

Petersburg Sport and Concert Complex

Saint Petersburg Sports and Concert Complex (SKK) is the large sports and entertainment place. This place is suitable for sports competitions in any sport, also a platform for large concerts and dance shows, venue for international exhibitions. More information...

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