Ballet Teatro Municipal of Rio de Janeiro

The Theatro Municipal (Municipal Theatre) of Rio de Janeiro is located in Cinelândia (Praça Marechal Floriano) in the city center of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Built in the beginning of the twentieth century, it is one of the most beautiful and important theatres in the country.
The building is designed in an eclectic style, inspired by the Paris Opéra of Charles Garnier. The outside walls are inscribed with the names of classic Eurocentric & Brazilian artists. It is located near the National Library and the National Fine Arts Museum, overlooking the spacious Cinelândia Square.

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Persons

  • Bejani, Hélio
    Classical Ballet / Artistic Director
  • Botafogo, Ana
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Esteves, Nora
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Hammerli, Aurea
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Jaqueline, Márcia
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Kerche, Cecília
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Mota, Claudia
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Rodrigues, Paulo
    Classical Ballet / Principal
  • Timbó, Francisco
    Classical Ballet / Principal