Beijing theatres like National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing Concert Hall and China Folk Culture Palace offer the very best of entertainment adding greatly to the wide choice of pastimes in the city.
There are two main types of Beijing theatres: one is used for concert and the other for Chinese Folk Show. In the first type of theatres like National Centre, Zhongshan Music Hall and National Gym, visitors can enjoy the ballet, drama, and concert. In the others like Red Theatre and Puppet Art Theatre, the Chinese Kung Fu and puppet shows can’t be missed.
Vocal Concert & Musicale
The north entrance of the National Centre for the Performing Arts is just beside the subway entrance of Tiananmen West Stop by Subway Line 1. A ticket selling hall is set there. On passing the dreamlike corridor under water, visitors can get to the public hall and see the three professional performing halls in front: drama hall (957 seats) in the west, odeum (1859 seats) in the east and opera hall (2079 seats) in the middle. They are separate halls which are connected with air corridors. Everyday, there are top leveled Beijing performances put on there. If you are an art fan, National Centre for the Performing Arts couldn't be missed in your journey.
Customers Capacity: 5,452 persons
Address: west of Tian’anmen Square
Customers Capacity: 65,000 persons
Address: Sanlitun, North Tiyuchang Rd, Chaoyang District
Address: No.5, Baishi Qiao, Xizhimen Wai, Haidian District
Concert Hall of National Library
Address: No.33, South Zhongguancun Street, Haidian District
Zhongshan Music Hall
Customers Capacity: 1,400 persons
Address: inside Zhongshan Park, west of Tiananmen Square, Dongcheng District
Address: No.1, North Xinhua Street, Xicheng District
Exhibition Hall Theater
Address: No.135, Xizhimen Outer Street, Xicheng District
Customers Capacity: 1,200 persons
Address: No.30, Beiwei Rd, Xicheng District
Eastern Pioneers' Theater
Address: east of Eastern Plaza, No.8-2, Dongdan Santiao, Dongcheng District
Address: Culture Center of Chaoyang District, Xiaozhuang, Chaoyangmen Wai, Chaoyang District
Address: No.36, North 3rd East Ring Road, Chaoyang District
|Exterior of Red Theater|
Address: No.44, Xingfu Street, Workers' Art Palace, Dongcheng District
Chinese Puppet Art Theater
Address: A1, Section 1, Anhua Xili, Chaoyang District
After the performance, you can find taxi waiting outside the hall.
What is the time the show will start? what is the duration of the show?
The ticket varies from CNY180, CNY280, CNY380 to CNY680.