Teatro Nacional Ruben Dario
Teatro Nacional Ruben Dario (Av. Bolívar e/Paseo Xolotlán, Barrio Rubén Darío, Managua) – named after the famed Nicaraguan poet Rubén Darío, this theater is an important center for the performing arts. It features musical performances, theater productions and visual art displays. Not only does the Rubén Darío Theater present fine performances, but it also houses an art exhibition of top sculptors and painters from around the country.
The Rubén Darío National Theater is considered Central America’s most modern facility. This fine theater sees performances, concerts and exhibitions by local and foreign artists. Rubén Darío Theater was opened in 1969 and managed to survive the earthquake of 1972. The impressive building consists of numerous halls and rooms for various events. Its lobby is large and stylish. Here is where fashion shows, art displays, conferences and other smaller events are hosted. The theater’s Main Hall boasts 1,200 seats, exceptional acoustics and top facilities. Renowned dancers, actors, musicians and singers have performed here. Located on the second floor is the stunning Crystal Room with its exquisite crystal chandeliers, adding sparkle to any event. This room is specially designed for art exhibitions and has ideal lighting for this. Check the Teatro’s website for upcoming events: www.tnrubendario.gob.ni