Mayakovsky Russian Drama Theater, Dushanbe

Mayakovsky Russian Drama Theater, Dushanbe

This theater was founded in 1937. It was opened in 1940 and was called the Mayakovsky Drama Theater. Different artists from the USSR used to come and give performances; even during war the theater didn't cease to work. After the hard times were over, the theater developed and became quite famous. Its repertoire is very variable, from classical to modern dramatic art. It gives about 400 performances a year and is in great demand.

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Sight Name: Mayakovsky Russian Drama Theater
Sight Location: Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: City Orientation Walk II  

Walking Tours in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

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City Orientation Walk II

City Orientation Walk II

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
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City Orientation Walk I

City Orientation Walk I

Relatively small in size, the city of Dushanbe, capital of Tajikistan, sits on the banks of the Varzob River and contains a number of notable sights, significant in terms of national history and culture. The most prominent local landmarks include Rudaki Park, bearing the name of the Tajik poetry classic; the Ismoili Somoni statue and gilded arch; the National Museum of Tajikistan; and more. To...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 8.2 km