1 The Huge Construction of the Novosibirsk Opera And Ballet Theater

The Huge Construction of the Novosibirsk Opera And Ballet Theater

Posted on March 12, 2012 by kulichik


Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theater is the largest theater building in Russia. According to the preliminary project, it was planned to open the House of science and culture here where theater performances could coincide with demonstrations and celebration of holidays. Its construction started in 1931 but was stopped soon as the project was too expensive.

On 29 August 1930 a spot on the central square was chosen. The future theater had to be facing the Red Prospect.

‘Construction of the House of Science and Culture’

The first brick was laid on 22 May 1931.

The meeting was devoted to start of the construction.

23 May 1932. The construction site occupied the area of 10 hectares and was surrounded by the fence.

Future walls of the vestibule.

Foundation brickwork.

Facing the square.

Constructing corridors.

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One Response to “The Huge Construction of the Novosibirsk Opera And Ballet Theater”

  1. Jorge says:

    EXCELLENT!!!!!!

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