Toshkent: Uzbek. akdam. Bolshoi teatr opery i baleta im. A. Navoi

Country: Uzbekistan (Uzbekiston)
City: Toshkent (Tashkent)
Location: Teatralnaya Pl.

Built 1939-1947 by A.V. Shtchusev. Interior decoration by Usta Shirin Muradov, A. Khudaibergenov, Kh.Boltaev and others. Each of the six foyers is decorated in a style typical of a province of Uzbekistan (Tashkent hall, Bukhara hall, Khorezm hall , Samarkand hall, Fergana hall, Termez hall). Opened in November 1947. Named in honour of the late 15th-century Uzbek scholar, poet, artist and composer, Alisher Navoi ('Ali Shir Nava'i).

Notable world premieres:

  • Solomon Alexandrovich Yudakov: Maisarning ishi (9 Jan 1959)

[Toshkent: Uzbek. akdam. Bolshoi teatr opery i baleta im. A. Navoi] Reverse Text: "Tashkent: Uzbek. akdam. Bolshoi teatr opery i baleta im. A. Navoi"
Publisher: USSR Ministery, 1979
Type: USSR postal card with printed stamp
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Toshkent: Uzbek. akdam. Bolshoi teatr opery i baleta im. A. Navoi] Front Text: "Tashkent"
Reverse Text: "Tashkent, Teatralnaya Plotchad, Rosurdastvenny akademichesky Bolshoi teatr opery i baleta imeni Alishera Navoi - Tahskent, Teatrlanaya Square, The State Alisher Navoi Opera and Ballet Theatre"
Publisher: Plakat, Moskva; 1988; 3457
Size: Modern
Not sent.


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