Theatre and Music

The Bolshoi Theatre

The Russian Bolshoi Theatre has always been and remains one of the iconic sights of our state and its culture. It is the major Russian national theatre and the bearer of Russian music culture traditions, as well as the center of world music culture. It contributes to the development of national performing arts. There are many foreign theatre-goers coming to […]

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Theatre Museums of Moscow

1. The Theatre Museum, named after A.A.Bakhrushin. The Museum, named after A. A. Bakhrushin, was based on 29 October 1894, by Alexey Alexandrovich Bakhrushin, a famous Moscow industrialist and philanthropist (1865-1929). Alexey Alexandrovich Bakhrushin belonged to one of the most respected merchant families in Moscow. The Bakhrushins were not only successful entrepreneurs, but also well-known philanthropists. From a young age, […]

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The A. N. Scriabin Memorial Museum

His art is one of the most remarkable musical phenomena of the early 20th century. A daring art innovator, he created a world of very peculiar new visions. In order to incarnate them, he found purely bright and ingenious music language, which extended music art expressive potential. Scriabin’s music involves and absorbs a listener with its passionate performance expression, its […]

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The House-Museum of F. I. Shalyapin

Feodor Ivanovich Shalyapin (1873 – 1938) is a Russian bass singer, a national artist of the Republic (1918). He was born in a family of a small office employee. He worked as an apprentice of shoemaker, as an apprentice of turner, and as a copyist. At the same time he sang in the Episcopal choir. From the early ages he […]

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Petr I. Tchaikovsky and Moscow

Museum of P.I.Tchaikovsky and Moscow is located in the building of the P.I.Tchaikovsky Cultural Centre. In this miraculously spared building Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky had been living from September 1872 till November 1873 in a flat occupying half of the second floor in the wing of the large old mansion. It was in this building where the composer worked on Symphony […]

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