Historical Bolshoi Opera
House Moscow Russia
|Magnificent main historical stage.||Czars private box|
|Costume display in one of many reception rooms||New basement concert halls|
|The Czars hall - only the A listers assembled and postured here||Grand main hall|
The famous chandelier. It can be hauled up for replacement of bulbs. In the old days this was to facilitate lighting and extinguish the candles, plus cleaning. It was also the venting route for smoke and fumes.