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    Royal Opera House, London

    • Covent Garden, United Kingdom
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      If the main London Theatre Royal Drury was the famous Lane. Legally, it is a society on equal footing where the smaller part of the unit belonged to the troupe, and large - some thing to talk to Christopher Rich. Taking advantage of his position, he gave a rough pressure on the troupe, led to the most brutal conflict with the leading actors. Rebellious actors left the Drury Lane and founded a new theater, but Rich overtook them, and here received a new theater in the rent. After his death, the case was transferred to the hands of his son, the famous actor John Rich's pantomimes. He rebuilt the theater and opened it again in 1714, giving him the name "Linkols Filds-In", in 1732 renamed the title area in the "Covent Garden". Under this name the theater became known throughout the world. 

      Theatre glorified such productions as "Boris Godunov", where he sang the title role Boris Chaliapin, "Norma" with the incomparable Maria Callas; 1962 Aida performed here Galina Vishnevskaya. On the stage of "Covent Garden" were Mozart, especially for "Covent Garden" was written by Weber's "Oberon".

      Since 1946, at the Royal Theatre gives an idea of ​​the ballet troupe "Sadler's Wells Ballet" from 1957 is called "The Royal Ballet" in which has its own ballet school.

      Covent Garden can take 2256 spectators. All of his productions are of high artistic level.

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