Moldavia entertainment

Classical Music in Iaşi


The Iaşi State Philharmonic Orchestra's home hall is excellent for classical music; there's a 50% student discount.
Opera in Iaşi

Romanian National Opera

The Romanian National Opera of Iași occupies the same impressive neobaroque building as the Vasile Alecsandri National Theatre. The annual repertoire includes all of the Viennese, German, French and Italian classics…
Theatre in Iaşi

Vasile Alecsandri National Theatre

The National Theatre performs an impressive mix of high-brow and experimental plays, mainly in Romanian language. The theatre is located in the same impressive neobaroque building as the Romanian National Opera. Tic…
Theatre in Piatra Neamţ

Tineretului Theatre

Though the name means 'Youth Theatre', this is an active and well-respected dramatic theatre, with performances appealing to audiences of all ages. Productions are normally staged in Romanian. Consult the website fo…
Club in Iaşi

Underground The Pub

Slightly posher than its neighbouring bars in the Cub complex, Underground specialises in mainly DJ dance parties. To find it, walk downstairs from the Agenţia de Opera ticket office.
Theatre in Iaşi

Luceafărul Theatre

Holds performances for children and young people in Romanian. Contact the theatre or buy tickets online through the website.
Club in Piatra Neamţ

Tonique Club

There's something obscure, bordering on the mysterious, about this dark underground bar that works 24 hours a day. It has a few gambling video machines in the corner, and is frequented by muscular men singing tradit…
Live Music in Iaşi


Metalheads unite! This dingy, compact bar specialises in speed metal, death metal and all varieties of morose head-pounding music, including regular live concerts. It's located below ground in the Cub complex. To fi…
Booking Service in Iaşi

Agenţia de Opera

For advance bookings to the Opera Română go to the Agenţia de Opera. Tickets from around 20 lei, with 50% student discounts.
Cinema in Iaşi

Cinema Victoria

Plays a mix of Hollywood blockbusters and European movies in a delightfully retro cinema.