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Teatro Grande

Address: 19/a via Paganora, 25121 Brescia, Italy
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Ranked #4 of 42 Attractions in Brescia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Budapest, Hungary
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I have been there and watched my friends in The Nutcracker in November 2014. It has been a very beautiful experience. This theatre is a jewel and well kept. It deserves a one-night event or more if you can!;)

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Southern CA
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80 reviews 80 reviews
13 attraction reviews
258 helpful votes 258 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We have never been to La Scala, but this grand theater must be very close in its opulence. We saw grand opera there - Madame Butterfly. The acoustics were rich and clear, the sight lines to the stage were good even from way back in the house and the upper crust patrons were fun to behold in the fine designer... More 

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Brescia, Italy
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44 reviews 44 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

A classic-style theater, that hosts a piano festival, dramas, ballet and operas. I remember unnecessary queues to get tickets. Hope they allow e-tickets now.

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Eureka, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2011

Excellent and beautiful theater. Comfortable seating. Stage is slanted a bit so you can see people at the rear but it is tricky for those performing to balance themselves if they need movement. There was no casual dressing.

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