Opera & Ballet Theatre
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Opera & Ballet Theatre information
For classical culture don’t miss an evening at this gigantic silver-domed theatre. Built in 1945, it's the largest theatre in Russia – bigger even than Moscow’s Bolshoi. The grand interior alone makes performances here one of the city’s highlights. Ticket prices depend on seats and performances.