Briantsev Youth Theatre
It's one of the first professional Russian children's theatres. The theatre was opened in 1922 with Peter Ershov's, which is still in the repertoire. Many writers, dramatists, directors, actors and artists collaborated with the theatre. Works of many authors (Marshak, Kataev, Pogodin, Tendriakov, Razumovskaya, Oster and others) received their scene life here. Fairy tales, classics and the best works of the world artistic conception are the main parts of repertoire.
Address: Pionernaya square, 1
Ticket office: Daily, from 11:00 - 18:00 p.m.
Tickets: 10-25 roubles.
Circus Аvtovo is one of the favourite circuses in city and always realize a kind of circus art with new and new programs in every performance. On an arena of a circus there are performances both circus actors and troupes, variety singers, such as M.Bojarsky, V.Derjabkin, Vitaly Korotajev, etc, championships of Russia on wrestling without rules, competitions of children's amateur, etc.
Perfomances: Daily at 7:00 p.m., on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Address: Avtovskaja str., 1a
Ticket Office: From 12:00 till 6:00
Tickets: from 30 to 100 roubles.
Circus on Fontanka
St.Petersburg Circus is one of the leading spectacular circuses of the country. It is here that the pantomimes, topic performances and performances for children are created.
Address: Fontanka River, 3
Metro: Nevsky prospect
Tel: 812-210-4198, 812-210-4390.
Large Puppet Show
You can see modern plays, staging of Russian, foreign, classics and native children's theatre. At present there are 15 children and 7 adults in the repertoire of the theatre. Tours of the theatre are evidence of the international ties of the Large Puppet Show abroad. Its performances are known in 18 countries of the world and many Russian cities. The Large Puppet Show is the constant participant of cultural all-European programs, has collective membership in the International association of puppeteers.
Address: Nekrasova str., 10
Metro: Gostinniy dvor, Ploschad' Vosstania, Nevsky prospekt, Majakovskaya.
Tel: 812-273-5303, 812-273-6672 (ticket-office)
Ticket Office: Daily from 10:00 - 19:00 p.m.
Tickets: 8-25 roubles.
Puppet Theatre of Fairy Tale
Today it's one of the best city theatres. The participant of many Russian and international festivals, this theatres is well-known among St. Petersburg viewers. It always tours: Spain, Italy, Poland, Bulgaria, England, Finland, Scotland, Germany, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Egypt, etc. The puppet theatre always work with many puppets the different size and including the most difficult marionettes.
Address: Moskovsky prospect, 121
Tel: 812-296-2496, 812-298-2263 (booking offices)
Ticket Office: Tuesday-Sunday, from 10:30 - 16:00 p.m.
Tickets: 25 roubles.