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Latvian National Theater

ENTERTAINMENT -> Art & Culture
By Editor . 25.09.2009

Kronvalda Blvd., 2 , Riga Phone: 37167322828

The Latvian National Theater is situated in one of the most beautiful buildings in Riga. The Latvian National Theater is situated in one of the most beautiful buildings in Riga.

he theater was founded in 1919 by the playwright A. Upitis. From 1940 to 1989 it was known as Drama Theater named after Upitis. In 1989, the theater was given back its original name. For eight decades, this grand theater preserves the traditions of Latvian drama school. It has survived World War, Soviet power, social turmoil and the renaissance of national culture.

Nowadays it is one of the biggest theaters in Latvia.