Theaters in Yerevan

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Theaters in Yerevan

Cultural life in Yerevan is quite active. The posters of local theaters are regularly updated with new as well as popular performances. While staying in Yerevan it is worth to visit some of those theaters that are the part of country’s culture.

YEREVAN STATE PUPPET THEATRE NAMED AFTER HOVHANNES TOUMANYAN

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Address: Yerevan, Sayat Nova ave 4

Phone (374-10) 56 32 43, 56 32 43

Working days: 123456-.

Working hours: 11.00-19.00

One of the oldest theaters is located in the heart of Yerevan. The theater was founded in 1935 and is named after the great Armenian writer Hovhannes Tumanyan. Today children’s plays, as well as concerts and modern performances are regularly organized in the theater.

The foyer of the theater exhibits unique dolls and scenery. While waiting for the beginning of the performance, you can examine handmade dolls. Do not forget photos on the royal throne, which stands in front of the theater.

THE STATE CHAMBER THEATRE OF YEREVAN

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Address: Yerevan Mashtots ave 58

Phone: (374-10) 56 60 70, 56 63 78

Working days -234567.

Working hours: 10.00-19.00

The Chamber Theater is located next to Matenadaran, in a quiet place. Still here are performed very noisy performances. This is one of the favorite places for young audience, where you can watch a modern comedy, a musical and a drama. The theater is very small and it provides the maximum contact between the viewer and the actors. The viewer becomes a part of the performance, and often becomes its participant. In the Chamber Theater, there are often standup performances.

NATIONAL ACADEMIC OPERA AND BALLET THEATRE NAMED AFTER AL. SPENDIARYAN

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Address: Yerevan, Tumanyan st 54

Phone: (374-10) 52 79 92, 53 33 91

Working days: 1234567.

Working hours: 11.00-18.00

The building of the National Opera House was built in 1940 by the project of the great architect Alexander Tamanyan. The building of the National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater is one of the most important sights of Yerevan. The theater plays a unique role in the cultural life of the city and the whole country. The main concerts of national and internationally known stars, as well as symphony orchestra performances are held in National Opera House.

RUSSIAN DRAMA THEATRE NAMED AFTER K.S. STANISLAVSKY

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Address: Yerevan, Abovyan st 7

Phone: (374-10) 56 91 99

Working days: 1234567.

Working hours: 11.00-18.00

Website: www.stanislavski.am

The State Russian Drama Theater was founded in 1937 and on the very first day of its foundation he played a major role in the theatrical life of the city. Armenian and Russian national artists of the USSR perfomed with great successon the stage of the theater. To date, the theater continues its actively presenting the audience classic and modern performances.

STATE THEATRE OF MUSICAL COMEDY AFTER HAKOB PARONYAN

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Address: Yerevan, Sargsyan st 4

Phone: (374-10) 58 01 01

Working days: 1234567.

Working hours: 11.00-18.00

Website: www.comedytheater.am

This year the theater celebrates its 75th anniversary and the whole year special events will be held in the theater. Here are permormed famous operas, operettas and performances of famous national artists, as well as guest artists known throughout the world.

YEREVAN DRAMA THEATRE NAMED AFTER HRACHIA GHAPLANIAN

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Address: Yerevaan, Isahakyan st 28

Phone:(374-10) 52 47 23, 52 47 33

Working days: 1234567.

Working hours: 11.00-18.00

Website: www.ydt.am

Dramatical theater is a place where theater-goers prefer to spend time. This is the place where you can watch classical performances or classics in a new, more modern interpretation. The repertoire of the theater includes historical dramas, comedies and tragedies. The best folk artists perform on the stage of the Drama Theater.

Visit www.tomsarkgh.am and www.toms.am to check the latest news on theatrical life in Yerevan, as well as buy tickets online.