"Opera on the CHEAP" Theaters and Concert Halls Tip by Assenczo

If for money reasons one is not in a position to sacrifice 50 bucks or so for the Mariinski, there is cheaper substitute, the Mussorgsky Theater. Here you can be exposed to more "moguchaya kuchka" kind of opera as opposed to Tchaikovsky "best hits". The price should be a fraction of what you would pay at the ?Primadona Theater? and there is a reason, the cast is not the same rate and the furnishings are rather worn out. The contact with the art in all its forms is unhindered though. Have a great night!

Address: Ploshchad Iskustv
Directions: Looking at the Russian Museum on your left.

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 11, 2005
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