Address and phone: Theatre square, 1, 8 (812) 326-41-41
Schedule: daily from 11.00 to 19.00
Mariinsky theatre is one of the largest musical theatres in Russia, which played a leading role in the development of Russian choreographic and Opera art. The orchestra of the theater under the direction of V. A. Gergiev is among the best symphonic collectives in the world, while the Opera and ballet troupes are considered to be the strongest among domestic and foreign collectives. In the repertoire of the theater along with classical productions — ultramodern performances of progressive choreographers and world premieres of contemporary composers.
In the Mariinsky theatre's repertoire today includes classical works of Opera and ballet — "the Nutcracker", "La Sylphide", "Giselle", "don Quixote", "Bayadere", "Sleeping beauty", "Prince Igor," "Aida," and the concert program of symphonic music. Every year on the stage of the theater there are premiere performances, some of them are born as a result of cooperation with the largest stages of the world: Covent garden, La Scala, La Fenice, tel Aviv and San Francisco Operas, etc.
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