The Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater will be closed until the end of the year. Performances will be held at other venues

16 March 2021

The reason for the closure of the theater building is the consequence management of poor-quality repair failures.

From April 1, Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater performances will be held at other venues. The theater building will be closed for reconstruction. It is supposed to eliminate the consequences of the poor-quality repair of 2011-2014.  This is reported by the theatre press office.

It is noted that the performances will be continued on the stages of Kamennoostrovsky Theater (BDT 2nd Stage) on Stary Theater square, 13, as well as on the stages of the Alexandrinsky Theater, the Maly Drama Theater - Theater of Europe, the Baltic House Theater and the A. Bryantsev Youth Theatre.

In addition, with the support of the Ministry of Culture, BDT tours will be organized in Russia. The renovation is planned to be completed in the 4th quarter of 2021.