List of opera houses

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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.

AfricaEdit

 
Sayed Darwish Theatre, Alexandria

AlgeriaEdit

EgyptEdit

South AfricaEdit

TunisiaEdit

AsiaEdit

BangladeshEdit

  • Hatirjheel Opera House, Dhaka

ChinaEdit

IndiaEdit

IndonesiaEdit

 
Palace of Culture (Istana Budaya), Kuala Lumpur

IranEdit

IsraelEdit

JapanEdit

KazakhstanEdit

KuwaitEdit

MalaysiaEdit

MongoliaEdit

OmanEdit

PhilippinesEdit

SingaporeEdit

SyriaEdit

South KoreaEdit

TaiwanEdit

 
Main entrance to the Ankara Opera House

TajikistanEdit

ThailandEdit

United Arab EmiratesEdit

UzbekistanEdit

VietnamEdit

EuropeEdit

AlbaniaEdit

ArmeniaEdit

AustriaEdit

AzerbaijanEdit

BelarusEdit

BelgiumEdit

Bosnia and HerzegovinaEdit

  • National Theatre Opera and Ballet, Sarajevo

BulgariaEdit

CroatiaEdit

Czech RepublicEdit

 
Copenhagen Opera House

DenmarkEdit

EstoniaEdit

FinlandEdit

FranceEdit

 
Palais Garnier, Paris

GeorgiaEdit

 
Georgia's Tbilisi Opera

GermanyEdit

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

GreeceEdit

HungaryEdit

 
Hungarian State Opera House

IcelandEdit

IrelandEdit

ItalyEdit

 
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

LatviaEdit

 
Latvian National Opera

LithuaniaEdit

MaltaEdit

MacedoniaEdit

  • Macedonian Opera and Ballet[12]
 
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam

MoldovaEdit

MonacoEdit

 
The new opera house, Oslo, Norway
 
Teatr Wielki, Warsaw (restored)

NetherlandsEdit

NorwayEdit

PolandEdit

PortugalEdit

 
São Carlos main façade, Lisbon

RomaniaEdit

 
Iaşi Romanian National Opera

RussiaEdit

 
Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
 
Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg

SerbiaEdit

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

SlovakiaEdit

SloveniaEdit

SpainEdit

SwedenEdit

SwitzerlandEdit

TurkeyEdit

 
Hanoi Opera House

UkraineEdit

United KingdomEdit

EnglandEdit

 
Royal Opera House, London
 
Wales Millennium Centre

Northern IrelandEdit

ScotlandEdit

WalesEdit

JerseyEdit

North AmericaEdit

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

CanadaEdit

Costa RicaEdit

CubaEdit

Dominican RepublicEdit

El SalvadorEdit

MexicoEdit

United StatesEdit

 
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

OceaniaEdit

 
Opera House, Wellington

AustraliaEdit

New ZealandEdit

South AmericaEdit

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

ArgentinaEdit

BoliviaEdit

BrazilEdit

ChileEdit

ColombiaEdit

PeruEdit

UruguayEdit

VenezuelaEdit

 
Teatro Municipal de Valencia

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Notes

  1. ^ http://www.theworldweekly.com/reader/view/magazine/2016-08-10/chinas-gift-to-algeria-its-first-new-opera-house/8814
  2. ^ https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20180323-tunisia-inaugurates-city-of-culture/
  3. ^ Aula Simfonia Jakarta
  4. ^ State Opera Plovdiv
  5. ^ Croatian National Theatre, Osijek website
  6. ^ Croatian National Theatre, Rijeka website
  7. ^ Croatian National Theatre, Split website
  8. ^ Croatian National Theatre, Varaždin website
  9. ^ Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb. Per website: "The Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb" seems to be its official name in English and whatever other language they speak
  10. ^ Apollo Municipal Theater "La Piccola Scala"
  11. ^ Icelandic opera official website in English
  12. ^ Macedonian Opera and Ballet company
  13. ^ Opera Braşov, Braşov official website
  14. ^ Comic Opera House for Children, Bucharest official website
  15. ^ Craiova Lyric Theatre official website Archived 2013-08-31 at the Wayback Machine
  16. ^ Galaţi Musical Theatre, official website
  17. ^ Opera and Ballet Theatre, Constanţa official website
  18. ^ National Operetta Theatre, Bucharest official website
  19. ^ http://astoperahouse.ru/en/
  20. ^ http://www.bolshoi.ru/en/partners/sovet/
  21. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-24. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  22. ^ http://www.chelopera.ru/
  23. ^ http://www.uralopera.ru/en/about.php
  24. ^ http://www.opera-centre.ru/centre
  25. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-14. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  26. ^ http://www.kazan-opera.ru/en/about/history/
  27. ^ http://www.novayaopera.ru/en?page=theatre
  28. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-10-11. Retrieved 2006-11-19.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  29. ^ http://www.operann.ru/
  30. ^ http://www.rostovopera.ru/about.html
  31. ^ http://www.operaballet.net/en/
  32. ^ http://www.spbopera.ru/en/
  33. ^ http://stanmus.com/
  34. ^ http://www.operaizh.ru/
  35. ^ Dnipropetrovsk Opera official website, in Russian
  36. ^ Donetsk Opera listed on Operabase.com
  37. ^ Kharkiv Opera official website, in Russian Archived 2007-10-08 at Archive.today
  38. ^ Lviv National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet official website, in English
  39. ^ Odessa State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre official website, in English Archived 2009-02-24 at the Wayback Machine
  40. ^ Civic Theatre Opera House
  41. ^ "Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York City". Travel + Leisure. Retrieved February 7, 2015.
  42. ^ Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, NY - NY Daily News (Retrieved on June 21, 2009) Archived July 14, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  43. ^ Moores School of Music list of opera performances, 2009/10 Archived 2009-06-20 at the Wayback Machine
  44. ^ University of Houston facilities
  45. ^ The Aotea Centre
  46. ^ Oamaru Opera house website Archived 2009-05-31 at the Wayback Machine
  47. ^ Teatro Avenida's official website showing 2009 performances
  48. ^ Teatro El Circulo website showing 2009 performances of operas Archived 2009-07-22 at the Wayback Machine
  49. ^ Teatro Municipal official website with opera offerings, 2009 Archived 2009-06-26 at the Wayback Machine

Sources

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