Tashkent's main opera and ballet theatre is worth a visit as much for its impressive interior as its fine opera and ballet performances. Verdi and Puccini…
- Top ChoiceAlisher Navoi Opera & Ballet Theatre
- Top ChoiceIlkhom Theatre
Tashkent’s main cultural highlight is this progressive theatre, whose productions often touch on gay themes and racial subjects, to consternation of the…
- Pakhtakor Stadium
Local soccer matches are held at the Pakhtakor Stadium, in the central park between Uzbekistan and Navoi. Tickets can be bought directly from the stadium…
- Tashkent State Conservatory
Chamber concerts and Uzbek and Western vocal and instrumental recitals in an impressive edifice. Entrance is around the back.
- Bunyodkor Stadium
This modern stadium generally hosts Tashkent's most important soccer games, and is home to local heroes Bunyodkor FC.
This popular kiddie diversion of clowns, jugglers and stuntmen sells out quickly.
- Nadir Divanbegi Fashion Show
The Nadir Divanbegi Medressa is host most evenings to an hour-long fashion show of Uzbek designs, accompanied by live traditional music. It's not the most…
- Fashion & Traditional Dance Show
This rather touristy music and dance show takes place in the Allakuli Khan Medressa nightly in the high season, normally around 6pm. Book tickets through…
- Academic Russian Drama Theatre
Classical Russian and Western drama as well as some more modern pieces, all performed in Russian.
- Muqimi Musical Theatre
Best bet for traditional Uzbek folk singing, dancing and operettas.