Musical Theatre

The Kaliningrad Musical Theatre has evolved from an acting school started in 1992. In 1997, the theatre opened admissions for the Russian Performing Arts Academy (GITIS).

The Kaliningrad Musical Theatre is partners with Helicon Opera, the Moscow musical theatre directed by Dmitry Bertman. The two companies do collaborative projects in which artists from both Moscow and Kaliningrad take part. The International Academy of Culture and Art conferred the title of “National Treasure of Russia” on the Kaliningrad Musical Theatre in 2010.

Alongside its adult repertoire, the Musical Theatre plays awesome Christmas shows for children, and has staged numerous musical fairy tales: Aladdin’s Magic La.m.p, The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish, The Nutcracker, Aibolit, The Band from Bremen, Cinderella, and others.