Okhlopkov Drama Theatre

Description

The construction of the city theatre building was held in 1894–1897 and was funded by wealthy citizens. The author of the Classical building project was Victor Schroter. A lot of famous Russian drama actors and opera singers performed on the scene of the theatre. In 1999, after a complex reconstruction, Irkutsk Drama Theatre was supplied with modern equipment and became one of the best theatres in Russia. In 2003 in the square near the theatre a monument to the Irkutsk playwright Alexander Vampilov was opened.

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