The edifice of the State Academic Armenian Drama Theatre, founded in 1922, named after Gabriel Sundukyan, is one of the loveliest and a very interesting examples of modern architectural design in Yerevan. Its spacious foyer opens onto the winter garden with a pool. The blank wall of the foyer is decorated with a panel by Martiros Sarian, which is clearly visible from the park, emphasizing the building’s unity with the surrounding scene.
The theatre seating 1140 people always performs to a full house. It has the repertory that runs into scores of interesting productions, many of which now hold a firm place in the history of Armenian theatre. The most successful productions have won the recognition of audiences as true achievements of creative art.
6, Grigor Lusavorich st., Yerevan
Tel: (374.1) 527.670, 527.035