Welcome to the mysterious and solemn, bright and noisy world of Ukrainian opera theaters. Great stages, huge halls, a wealth of architecture, sculptures and paintings, wide stairs, long corridors and wall paintings — all these are the creations of the best architects, sculptors, and artists.
This is a virtual journey that allows a viewer to enjoy unique architecture of opera houses of Ukraine, to visit a backstage, to feel the spirit and atmosphere of mystery of theater and even to visit the places which are usually closed to the visitors. So, let’s begin. Opera theaters have always been the germs of European culture. These are the places where music, literature, acting and unique architecture are intertwined. It is a place where people come for emotions and where the lines between different styles, genres, ages and language are blurred. Opera has always been a model of the most emotional spectacular theatrical performance. A key role in this place has always been played by singers, choir, orchestra and conductor.