Riga Opera House

Riga Opera House
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Riga Opera House
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Editor's review

Riga's Opera House was one of the first buildings to get a full make-over following the ousting of the Soviets in 1991. Why? Because Latvians consider the opera an enormously important part of their cultural heritage, and they were determined that the new Opera House would spearhead their drive towards recreating their national identity. Indeed, led by its enigmatic director, Andrejs Zagars, the Latvian National Opera has succeeded in attracting highly favourable recognition worldwide - not least thanks to the company's youthful brashness and willingness to take risks. If however opera 'ain't your thing', you can also enjoy an excellent ballet in the opulent, gold-leafed tiers of this resplendent building.

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Will it bee possibel to make a reservation foo 4 person i Opera Riga at the 25 or 26 of may 2016

Reply Feb 4th, 2016
Mogens Rasmussen

Will it bee possible to make a reservation for 4 ticket to La Traviata on the 9 of April 2014

pls let me know

Best regards

Mogens Rasmussen

Reply Dec 20th, 2013

Hi can someone please help me buying tickets for the Opera next saturday (7/11) it's unfortunately not working by internet (they tell me my password is wrong every time) Please please please HEELP!!! Thank you!

Reply Oct 31st, 2009



Hope this helped :)

Reply Sep 8th, 2009
Laura B

Went to see the ballet Le Corsaire last night - amazing!! Did enjoy every moment of it! The hall is beautiful and staff selling tickets etc. very friendly!

Reply May 30th, 2009

Very good Riga sightseeing bus tour starts there. Blue cabrio bus is superb!

Reply May 29th, 2009

Really nice opera house! So royal! I really enjoyed the ballet and the building itself. Amazing, although i visited this opera house over a year ago, i´m still impressed and looking forward to go there again! :)

Reply Dec 2nd, 2008
United Kingdom

I went to a concert here 2 years ago in August. This was where my grandfather conducted his choir before the second world war. I understand that there are concerts now in his name now. Knowing I am apart of this history was very moving.

Reply Oct 8th, 2008

Please let me know the repertoire of opera and ballet 26.-28.6.!

Reply Jun 22nd, 2008
United Kingdom

A really beautiful opera house with an impressive repertoire.

Reply Mar 8th, 2008
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