Top Choice Theatre in Tashkent

Ilkhom Theatre

Tashkent’s main cultural highlight is this progressive theatre, which stages productions in Russian but often with English subtitles. Known for bucking trends, its productions often touch on gay themes and racial su…
Theatre in Tashkent

Alisher Navoi Opera & Ballet Theatre

Tashkent's main opera and ballet theatre was undergoing a total renovation at the time of research. Once it reopens, it will no doubt be well worth visiting, as much to see the impressive interiors as to see the rep…
Dance in Khiva

Fashion & Traditional Dance Show

The Fashion & Traditional Dance Show takes place in the Allakuli Khan Medressa four times nightly in the high season, every hour from 4pm. Book tickets through the tourist information office or at the gate, and …
Football in Tashkent

Pakhtakor Stadium

Soccer matches are held at the Pakhtakor Stadium, in the central park between Uzbekistan and Navoi. Tickets (local matches 2000S to 8000S, international matches 5000S to 15,000S) can be bought directly from the stad…
Concert Venue in Tashkent

Tashkent State Conservatory

Chamber concerts, Uzbek and Western vocal and instrumental recitals in an impressive new edifice. Entrance is around the back.
Theatre in Tashkent

Academic Russian Drama Theatre

Classical Russian and Western drama as well as some more modern pieces, all performed in Russian.
Theatre in Tashkent

Muqimi Musical Theatre

Best bet for traditional Uzbek folk singing, dancing and operettas.
Circus in Tashkent


This popular kiddie diversion sells out quickly.