List of opera houses

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Opera house

This is a list of notable opera houses listed by continent, then by country with the name of the opera house and city. The opera company is sometimes named for clarity.

Africa[edit]

Sayed Darwish Theatre, Alexandria

Egypt[edit]

South Africa[edit]

Tunisia[edit]

Morocco[edit]

Asia[edit]

Armenia[edit]

Azerbaijan[edit]

Bangladesh[edit]

  • Hatirjheel Opera House, Dhaka

China[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Georgia's Tbilisi Opera

Hong Kong[edit]

India[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

Iran[edit]

Israel[edit]

Japan[edit]

Kazakhstan[edit]

Kuwait[edit]

Malaysia[edit]

Mongolia[edit]

Oman[edit]

Philippines[edit]

Singapore[edit]

Syria[edit]

South Korea[edit]

Taiwan[edit]

Main entrance to the Ankara Opera House

Tajikistan[edit]

Thailand[edit]

Turkey[edit]

Hanoi Opera House

United Arab Emirates[edit]

Uzbekistan[edit]

Vietnam[edit]

Europe[edit]

Albania[edit]

Austria[edit]

Belarus[edit]

Belgium[edit]

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

  • National Theatre Opera and Ballet, Sarajevo

Bulgaria[edit]

Croatia[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

Copenhagen Opera House

Denmark[edit]

Estonia[edit]

Finland[edit]

France[edit]

Palais Garnier, Paris

Germany[edit]

Semperoper, Dresden
Theater Duisburg (2009)
Badisches Staatstheater, Karlsruhe

Greece[edit]

Hungary[edit]

Hungarian State Opera House

Iceland[edit]

Ireland[edit]

Italy[edit]

La Scala, Milan
Interior: La Fenice, Venice, 1837
Teatro San Carlo, Naples: View from the royal box
Teatro Massimo, Palermo, biggest theater in Italy and third in Europe

Latvia[edit]

Latvian National Opera

Lithuania[edit]

Malta[edit]

Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam

Moldova[edit]

Monaco[edit]

The new opera house, Oslo, Norway

Netherlands[edit]

North Macedonia[edit]

  • National Opera and Ballet

Norway[edit]

Poland[edit]

Wrocław Opera in Wrocław

Portugal[edit]

São Carlos main façade, Lisbon

Romania[edit]

Iaşi Romanian National Opera

Russia[edit]

Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg

Serbia[edit]

Teatro Real, Madrid
Gothenburg Opera
Läckö Castle
Läckö Castle – venue of the Castle Opera

Slovakia[edit]

Slovenia[edit]

Spain[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

Ukraine[edit]

United Kingdom and Dependencies[edit]

England[edit]

Royal Opera House, London
Wales Millennium Centre

Northern Ireland[edit]

Scotland[edit]

Wales[edit]

Jersey[edit]

North America[edit]

The Four Seasons Centre, Toronto
Great Theatre of Havana
Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City

Canada[edit]

Costa Rica[edit]

Cuba[edit]

Dominican Republic[edit]

El Salvador[edit]

Mexico[edit]

United States[edit]

The Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., as seen from the Potomac River
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
Sarasota Opera House, March 2008, after complete interior and exterior renovation
Wortham Center, Houston, Texas

Oceania[edit]

Opera House, Wellington

Australia[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

South America[edit]

Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires
Teatro Amazonas, Manaus
Teatro de Cristobal Colón, Bogotá
Teatro Solís, Montevideo

Argentina[edit]

Bolivia[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Chile[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Peru[edit]

Uruguay[edit]

Venezuela[edit]

Teatro Municipal de Valencia

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Notes

  1. ^ "Tunisia inaugurates City of Culture". Middle East Monitor. March 23, 2018.
  2. ^ "ASJ | Aula Simfonia Jakarta". aulasimfoniajakarta.com.
  3. ^ "ofd-plovdiv.eu". www.ofd-plovdiv.eu.
  4. ^ "404 Stranica nije pronađena". www.hnk-osijek.htnet.hr.
  5. ^ "HNK Ivan pl. Zajc Rijeka".
  6. ^ "HNK Split > Naslovnica". www.hnk-split.hr.
  7. ^ "HNK Varaždin". www.hnkvz.hr.
  8. ^ "Hrvatsko narodno kazalište". HNK.
  9. ^ "londinoupolis: The Apollo Municipal Theatre in Ermoupolis, Siros". November 19, 2011.
  10. ^ "Icelandic opera official website in English". Archived from the original on 2009-05-03. Retrieved 2009-06-28.
  11. ^ "Opera Braşov". www.opera-brasov.ro.
  12. ^ "Opera Comica Pentru Copii". www.operacomica.ro.
  13. ^ Craiova Romanian Opera official website Archived 2013-08-31 at the Wayback Machine
  14. ^ "Teatrul Național de Operetă și Musical Ion Dacian". Teatrul Național de Operetă și Musical Ion Dacian.
  15. ^ Teatrul Național de Operă și Operetă "Nae Leonard", official website
  16. ^ "Teatrul Național de Operă și Balet "Oleg Danovski"". tnobconstanta.ro.
  17. ^ http://astoperahouse.ru/en/
  18. ^ "Board of Trustees". www.bolshoi.ru.
  19. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-24. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  20. ^ "Челябинский государственный академический театр оперы и балета им. М.И.Глинки". www.chelopera.ru.
  21. ^ http://www.uralopera.ru/en/about.php
  22. ^ http://www.opera-centre.ru/centre
  23. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-14. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  24. ^ http://www.kazan-opera.ru/en/about/history/
  25. ^ http://www.novayaopera.ru/en?page=theatre
  26. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-10-11. Retrieved 2006-11-19.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  27. ^ "Нижегородский государственный академический театр оперы и балета им. А.С. Пушкина". www.operann.ru.
  28. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-02. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  29. ^ http://www.operaballet.net/en/
  30. ^ "Театр "Санктъ-Петербургъ Опера"". www.spbopera.ru.
  31. ^ "Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre". stanmus.com.
  32. ^ "Главная | Театр оперы и балета УР". operaizh.ru.
  33. ^ "Дніпропетровський театр опери та балету". Театр опери і балету.
  34. ^ "Companies". www.operabase.com.
  35. ^ "Domain For Sale". www.afternic.com. Archived from the original on October 8, 2007.
  36. ^ "Львівський Національний Академічний театр опери та балету". Львівський Національний Академічний театр опери та балету.
  37. ^ Odessa State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre official website, in English Archived 2009-02-24 at the Wayback Machine
  38. ^ "San Diego Opera 2018-19 Season". San Diego Opera.
  39. ^ "Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York City". Travel + Leisure. Retrieved February 7, 2015.
  40. ^ Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, NY – NY Daily News (Retrieved on June 21, 2009) Archived July 14, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  41. ^ "Moores School of Music list of opera performances, 2009/10". Archived from the original on June 20, 2009.
  42. ^ University of Houston facilities
  43. ^ Live, Auckland. "Home". Auckland Live.
  44. ^ "Oamaru Opera house website". Archived from the original on May 31, 2009.
  45. ^ "Buenos Aires Lírica". www.balirica.org.ar.
  46. ^ "Teatro El Circulo website showing 2009 performances of operas". Archived from the original on July 22, 2009.
  47. ^ "Teatro Municipal official website with opera offerings, 2009". Archived from the original on June 26, 2009.

Sources

  • Allison, John (ed.), Great Opera Houses of the World, supplement to Opera magazine, London 2003
  • Beauvert, Thierry, Opera Houses of the World, The Vendôme Press, New York, 1995. ISBN 0-86565-978-8
  • Lynn, Karyl Charna, Opera: the Guide to Western Europe's Great Houses, Santa Fe, New Mexico: John Muir Publications, 1991. ISBN 0-945465-81-5
  • Lynn, Karyl Charna, Italian Opera Houses and Festivals, Lanham, Maryland: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2005. ISBN 0-8108-5359-0
  • Plantamura, Carol, The Opera Lover's Guide to Europe, Citadel Press, 1996, ISBN 0-8065-1842-1