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Address: Final Av Paseo Colon, Caracas, Venezuela
Phone Number: 0212-5749122
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culture in Caracas

The Teatro Teresa Carreno was completed in the early eighties. It is a remarkable work of architecture and is situated very centrally in Caracas. It is used mainly for classical... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 12, 2014
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Curacao
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The Teatro Teresa Carreno was completed in the early eighties. It is a remarkable work of architecture and is situated very centrally in Caracas. It is used mainly for classical concerts and operas now that Venezuela has developed into a nation of symphony orchestras and of classical music. We have been to various performances, the last one being an homage... More 

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Tordera, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Surrounded by exuberant tropical park, the theaters offers great spectacles in a fancy building with stylish brutalist architecture with amazing artworks from Jesus Soto

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Thank el_guirigay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Teresa Careno Theater is an important place that has had received a lot of important artist of the world. There is an museum as well.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The Teresa Carreño Cultural Complex, also known as Teresa Carreño Theater, is the most important theatre of Caracas and Venezuela, where performances include symphonic and popular concerts, opera, ballet and plays. We visited there and went to hear a concert with a folkloric dances building is amazing and all the complex make you feel you want to be a part... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

amazing modern architecture and good sound quality - the entrace hall is really beatiuful but the outside is better than the inside of the theater

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Caracas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This is a once beautiful theatre that used to be frequented by high society and music lovers as a cross section of Venezuelan Society. Since Hugo Chavez took it over to hold his "meetings", I don't know anyone that dares go close to the place. It is in front of the old Hilton Hotel which is now a Chavista "ALBA"... More 

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Caracas, Venezuela
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

The architecture is postmodern and quite interesting. The theatre also has a commendable programme of concerts, operas, ballet performances etc.

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

The theatre building most important of Caracas. It is used for several art performance. It has an integrated design environment. When it was built, it was a very innovative building

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

See whatever is playing at this lovely theatre. Great sound. Offers plenty of Venezuelan and Latin American culture. Venezuela has a great symphony.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

it used to be a culture place, now has to share its space with the presidents speeches, so you have to go and find if there are plays availables very nice showroom , cheap tkts

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