•   Parizhskoi Kommuni Square, 1
    +375 17 289 54 93
    +375 17 289 54 93
The national academic Bolshoi theater of the opera and the ballet of Republic of Belarus is created in 1933 as the State opera and ballet theater of Belarus on the basis of the Belarusian studio of the opera and the ballet. Since 1940 – Big, with 1964 – academic.
The history of theater begins in the twenties the XX centuries on a scene of the first State drama theater incorporating soloists of the opera, choral and ballet groups and a small symphonic orchestra. There musical and drama performances, fragments from operas and ballets were put, the folk music sounded. During this period future stars of the Belarusian opera and ballet art got an education in musical technical schools of Minsk, Vitebsk, Gomel. And also in the State studio of the opera created in 1930 and the ballet, headed by the outstanding Russian singer Anton Bonachich — in the past great Fedor Shalyapin's colleague on a scene of the Maryinsky Theater in St. Petersburg.

How to pass in theater

Theater address: 220029, Minsk, Parizhskoy Kommuny Square, 1

Buses – No. 24, 38, 57, 91 to a stop "Opera theater".
Trolleybuses – No. 12, 29, 37, 40, 46, 53 to a stop "Opera theater".
The subway – to Nemiga station.

Tickets for performances can be got:
– theater No. 1 cash desk: +375 17 334-10-41. Operating time: 10.00-20.00 without days off, break from 15.00 till 16.00.
– theater No. 2 cash desk: +375 17 334-10-41. Operating time: 10.00-20.00 without days off, break from 14.00 till 15.00.
– department of implementation of tickets of theater: (+375 17) 334-80-74, 239-28-64, 334-06-66. Operating time: from 9.00 till 18.00 (dinner 13.00 – 14.00).

The days off: Saturday, Sunday.

- help service: +375 17 289 54 93

Attention! From 18.00 till 19.00 before evening performance tickets for it can be got out of turn!

For safety of the audience during performances at theater metaldetectors and video surveillance system are installed.

Planning the visit to theater, please, consider time necessary for procedure of pass through the metaldetector, and you come into the building of theater not later than 15 minutes prior to performance.

Dear audience, parking in the territory of theater it is provided for office transport!

– cash desks of the Receipts It Is White company, e-mail: kvitki@kvitki.by
E-mail concerning acquisition of tickets: ticket@belarusopera.by
E-mail for public relations: art@belarusopera.by

E-mail concerning office correspondence: teatr@bolshoibelarus.by