Vienna is synonymous with classical music. This building is a must, not only for music fans but for lovers of culture in general. In neoclassical style, it was opened on May 25, 1869. The months before inauguration were full of
Just down the street from the administration, you'll find the Grand Theatre, built in the late 18th century, one of the emblems of Bordeaux. The Grand Theatre is the main hall of the Opera of Bordeaux. It hosts a varied programme,
If you have a chance to see this spot, be sure to see the inside and the outside as it is a good representation of modern Catalan art. Enjoy a concert that interests you, I went to see Buika, and the building has a different
December 31st, 2010 I had the opportunity to see in the New Year with my Venezuelan family outside the Solis Theatre, an event which had been organized by owners of the Rara Avis restaurant and particularly by Mr. William Bazzan, and
The Shakespeare Theatre reproduced in every detail, is very close to the original. In summer his most famous works, can be viewed, 5 pounds for a standing ticket. In another part of the theater visit an exhibition on the life of
If there was one thing that the Austro-Hungarian Empire excelled at, it was building opera houses! Though not quite as spectacular as the Vienna State Opera (in fact, this was an explicit rule when it was built), the Hungarian State
The Royal Theater of Madrid (also called "El Real") is the Opera of Madrid, the most important in the country, together with the one in Barcelona. From the outside, it is an imposing building, fitting perfectly in the Plaza de
The Arriaga Theatre is in Plaza del Arenal in the center of Bilbao. In 1834, the first "theater of the Villa" opened built on municipal land in Arenal. 52 years later it was closed and demolished, and in the same place rose the new
Radio City Music Hall is an entertainment venue in Rockefeller Center (New York). It's still considered one of the most important theaters in the country, and has been given the nickname "Showplace of the Nation", and is one of the
The Reina Sofía Palace of Arts is a majestic building designed by the Valencian architect Santiago Calatrava, crafted like a giant symbolic sculpture. On the official website they say that its nautical profile was made to compliment
Too bad they did not allow visits the opera as they were in dress rehersal, we will return again though. Meanwhile, a little bit of history. Exponent of Czech cultural revival, was entirely destroyed by a terrible fire, and restored
The Royal Albert Hall is a historical concert hall in London in the neighborhood of Knightsbridge in the City of Westminster. It is most famous for hosting The Proms since 1941; Which is a classical music festival that lasts eight
This building, a mixture of many styles, is the monumental symbol of the cultural life of Buenos Aires. I think the field is built where it occupies about 8 square kilometers, so imagine his majesty. The set is beautiful, and as you
Lille Opera House, a neoclassical building built early last century by the architect Cordonier, burnt down ten years before in a large fire, and there was a competition to design the new theater. But just as it was about to open, the
The venue where the Oscars are held is at the end of Hollywood Boulevard, in the only part of this street that has something interesting. At the door there are red carpets, cameras, and lots of people gathered. But at the moment of
Located in the centre of Santander and overlooking the bay is the Palace of Congresses and Festivals of Cantabria. An a typical and modern building with a large terrace on its rooftop where you can drink cocktails and admire beautiful
Here, the manaos bleed permanently. And there are open wounds of cross-civilization which every day, when the sun caresses a fraction architecture that does not correspond to the crude and always lively that hosts the Amazon
The Bastille Opera is the second largest opera house in Paris, the Opera Garnier. Classic and contemporary shows, contemporary dance ballets are showcased here. The room is huge and boasts perfect acoustics. Tickets start from 30 €.
The Politeama-Garibaldi is near Palermo's centre. It is a neoclassical style theater which was completed in 1874. Its facade is very beautiful. It has a capacity for 950 people and it stages many events throughout the year.
The Great Theatre of Ephesus is located at the confluence of Marble Avenue, with Arcadino Avenue. It is the largest theater of antiquity, which still exists holding 24,000 spectators. It was this large to impress people arriving from
The Campoamor is one of the most internationally well known buildings in Oviedo, due to the Prince of Asturias Awards that take place there every year. Located in the historical heart of the city, the building occupies the entire
Opened in 1992, and designed by architect Dominic Bongestabs, the Opera is another tourist attraction in Curitiba. Here you can see the harmony between man made work and nature. The theatre hosts performances, and was built in steel
Alejo Carpentier already said, the great Cuban novelist and amateur like me to architecture: "A style without style, ultimately, by process of symbiosis, amalgam, is housed in a baroque peculiar". With these words referred to the
A good alternative if you can't afford to go to the opera in London. If you want to do something different or enjoy a summer evening with friends, don't miss it. We went last summer and this year we want to go again. Beforehand we
This theatre is located in Plaza Minayo, in the centre of Badajoz, directly across from the Provincial Hospital of San Sebastian and the Church of San Juan Bautista. On one side of the theatre is the Plaza de San Francisco. This is
The Roman Theatre of Orange is an authentic beauty and is in excellent condition. The walls measure 103 meters in length and 37m height. In 1869 the theater became the seat of an annual summer festival. Until 1969 plays were performed
The quality and quantity of the plays represented in a city say a lot of its culture and artistic interests. Madrid can boast in this aspect, since it offers a wide range of possibilities for those who love the theater, such as me.
The National Theatre of San Salvador is the oldest theater in Central America. Construction began in 1911 and it was opened six years later. It was made by a French architect, Daniel Beylard, and it shows in the French style of the
This theater is one of the landmarks of Porto, and is located in the heart of the upper zone of the city, more specifically, in the Praça da Batalha. The current appearance of the building is the result of the reconstruction carried
This cinema was established in 1922, and has an interior that is well worth visiting. In front of the screen there is an organ, which rises to the height of the stage. We went to see Cabaret, and before projecting the film, an
The Royal Theatre in Copenhagen is located at Kongens Nytorv Square, next to the new marina and the large store of Magasin du Nord. It opened in 1876 and is a beautiful classical building with columns and fine decorations on its
I expected something nice and original in the theater and found only garbage. Bad is an understatement. Disjointed, with no plot or meaning. The horrible music like a horror movie clown. All very sordid and seedy. A pain in the ass.