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Great show!!

Went here on Sunday at 5pm for the show. The ballet was beautiful, lasted an hour &half and only... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
josephinek977
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Beautiful neoclassical theater

We stopped by to see this beautiful building on our "Bici-Taxi" city tour. The original theater... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
GrandpaX4
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29 Jul 2018
“Great show!!”
30 May 2017
“Beautiful neoclassical theater”
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Went here on Sunday at 5pm for the show. The ballet was beautiful, lasted an hour &half and only cost 10cuc. Just show up and get tickets at door 20minutes before hand. It’s on at 8.30 on Friday’s &Saturday too. Definitely worth the trip ❤️

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We stopped by to see this beautiful building on our "Bici-Taxi" city tour. The original theater was built in 1850, but burned down in the early 1900's. It was rebuilt in the current style in 1926 and had a stint as a movie theater for...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GrandpaX4
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I didn't really fancy watching a ballet on a hot afternoon, but tickets were only 5CUC and the theatre was air conditioned, so I decided to give it a go, since it was recommended. We saw Swan Lake and it was excellent - the ballet...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 4 January 2015

We were very lucky to be taken to a ballet performance here. Town has one of the two top ballet companies in Cuba. It was an excellent production, made even more special in this grand old classic opera building.

Date of experience: December 2014
3  Thank nyist
Reviewed 18 November 2014

This impressive building dates from 1850, but it was rebuilt in 1926 after a devastating fire and it is the home of the Camagüey Ballet. Unfortunately, the building was closed, yet last year (2013) we were lucky to briefly attend a very nice performance by...More

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank Canadian_Guy1000
Reviewed 28 June 2014

To see a great ballet show, you must go here. Tickets can you buy 30 minutes before the show is starting.

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Kim B
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Very impressive building needs to be fully restored .Shame we didn't have time to see a show and to be able to see inside .Maybe next time .

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed 28 February 2014

We went to the theatre to see a ballet. The play was in Spanish and our Spanish is very limited. We didn't get much of the words but the dancing was spectacular. We were so impressed that we went back to the same ballet, three...More

Date of experience: February 2014
3  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 21 February 2014

Teatro Principal is old, decaying and absolutely fantastic. It reeks of history and is home to one of the finest ballet companies in the world.

Date of experience: October 2013
2  Thank armstro
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Did not expect to experience a really good ballet (Don Quichote) in Cuba, but the performance was amazing.

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank Gerti1210
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