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  • Concert And Theatre Hall

Concert And Theatre Hall,

Ashgabat - 2003

“The National Music and Drama Theatre”, located in one of the liveliest districts of Ashgabat, is also known as the “Magtymguly Theatre” after the 18th century Turkmen poet, Magtymguly, one of the most prominent figures of Turkmen poetry and known for his socially-engaged works. The multipurpose hall, designed to seat 800 people, has a capacity of 576 on the lower floor and 224 on the balcony. Above the 450 m2 stage area hang 15 counter-weighted decorative lighting pipes, and the stage also features a rotating platform, 9m in radius, in front of which is a 55 m2 movable orchestra pit. The impressive building with its domed structure is built in the classical style with white marble pillars around the exterior.