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Lviv Theater of Opera and Ballet

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28 Svobody Avenue, Lviv 79008, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited twice for opera and ballet performances. Great architecture inside and outside, artists, etc. Hope that they provide shampagne etc now.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank OlgaB1308
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The occupation of Lviv by the Austrians is none more obvious than the opera house. It is an absolutely beautiful building, both internally and externally. We came for the opera performance, Don Carlos, on a Friday evening in November. We pre-booked our tickets online. It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Curly_Kale64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One would have to flip a coin to determine if this is Ukraine's best opera theater or if Odessa's is. Both are stunningly beautiful on the exterior and interior and both have great acoustics. This is a must see in Lviv.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NikoliGogol
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

The theatre on the location is probably One of the most beautiful I have spotted in all of Europe, the Ukrainians are such beautiful people are very welcoming and I would definitely return to this fantastic city!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Great experience if you enjoy opera. That was my first time enjoying La Traviata the famous opera by Giuseppe Verdi. Is in Italian .. there is a translation screen above the stage but it’s in Ukrainian so it might be good to find out what’s...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KarolinaKP
Reviewed 28 October 2018

I visited Lviv Opera on September 16, 2018 (Sunday). It was during performance of Aida by Giuseppe Verdi. This beautiful theatre is designed similarly as many opera buildings built at that time (eg. Mahen Theater in Brno, Czech Republik, or Slowacki Theater in Krakow, Poland)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The Solomiya Krushelnytska Lviv State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet (Ukrainian: Львівський Національний академічний театр опери та балету імені Соломії Крушельницької) or Lviv Opera (Ukrainian: Львівська оперa, Polish: Opera Lwowska) is an opera house located in Lviv, Ukraine's largest western city and one of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Lviv Opera building is one of the best in the Europe. Don't miss to take tour besides to show any performance.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aylakgezgin
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I was so excited to go to the theater, I bought 2 tickets 1 for ballet and 1 for opera. I was amazed by the people, it was a rainy day and I saw many women changing their outfits for the occasion, dress up so...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Trip601272
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We paid around $12 for 2 tickets for a wonderful performance of The Barber of Seville. The interior is magnificent and so were the singers. Libretto's available in Ukrainian, Polish and English; subtitles are in Ukrainian, so make sure you come prepared! I definitely believe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anna N
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20 November 2018|
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Response from Anna N | Reviewed this property |
Cheapest tickets - around $3-4, most expensive ones - around $10-15.
14 October 2018|
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Response from whydoineedthis | Reviewed this property |
Dress as formally as you feel like, it's a beautiful venue and you won't feel overdressed regardless, but indeed you'll see quite a mix of dress. I wore a sports jacket and open collar and was better turned out than most of... More
14 October 2018|
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Response from J_K_D_2112 | Reviewed this property |
Casual but smart seemed to be the dress code when i attended earlier this year. Some people really dressed up in their 'sunday best' but most were not