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National Opera House of Ukraine

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Address: Volodymyrska 50, Kiev, Ukraine
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My experience was like honest magic..I know ...but I watched a ballet for the first time in my life....and honestly .so moving... looking to come back again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

My experience was like honest magic..I know ...but I watched a ballet for the first time in my life....and honestly .so moving... looking to come back again.

1 Thank Keith H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

We have watch "Запорожець за Дунаем" and it was great. Signers were excellent and dancers was outstanding. It is based on traditional Ukrainian music and dances. Lovely costumes and full of joy. If you like to learn about Ukraine past and see good show- this one is for you. We been here before on ballet and opera performances and it... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

i had the chance to see " Figaro's Wedding " ballet at the National Opera House. Great show with beautiful dancers. the staff is nice and really helpful. it is totally worth the price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Great performance, in a beautiful building, and for a fraction of the cost you would pay in most capital cities.

Thank Andy e
Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

If you fan of opera, operetta or ballet, or you just like art, history or, maybe, architecture, it is right place for you to visit!! I love this place and will never give up of going there!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Cannot understand comments about a building, if you want a building go to Odessa Opera house. If you want superb ballet come to Kiev and get a good seat at an unbelievable price of no more than £9.00 Read some history about the building but of course understand the story line for the Ballet. Nutcracker... cracked it for me!

1 Thank Christopher J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

The beautiful city has a very beautiful opera house glorious from outside as amazing interiors from past century ago. I visit Turandot 3 act. The stage, custum, the props and the main opera singer, sang amazing beautiful. I was stun when my ears feel the vibrant sound that can hit the whole room such precise when she hit her high... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Saw Romeo and Juliet ballet last week whilst on holiday, as it was less than £10 for pretty good seats for 3 of us (yep all 3 of us) and its a stunning building. Whilst I'm not a theatre/concert person normally, I really enjoyed it. The ballet was pretty good (I think anyway, first ever ballet) but it was the... More 

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Kongens Lyngby, Kobenhavn, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Enjoyed not only the most beautiful Opera House in the world, but also Iolanta, the famous opera by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Pay a visit to this Opera House at any time. You will for sure be intrigued by the beauty of place and history

Thank Erik M
Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Very old theatre, one of the oldest. With classic exterior and interior. Masterpieces of world scene are in repertoire. Performances are in Ukrainian, Russian, French, Italian languages with subtitles over the stage. Theatre exists in the middle of Kyiv more then 150 years. Great big orchestra is always on top. Price per ticket depend on show. But normally it is... More 

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