Where to go in Gyumri?

October Cinema

October Cinema In Gyumri, the act of going to the cinema was a grand ceremony, marked by elaborate preparations and luxurious dressing. It was a family affair, and the event held significant cultural importance. Before dedicated cinemas were established, movies were showcased in clubs, featuring silent films accompanied by a mechanic who would rewind the […]

Puppet theater

Puppet theater The first puppet theater in Armenia, initiated by the cultural philanthropist Hasmik Gyozalyan, was established on May 26, 1935, in Gyumri. With inaugural performances like “Revolutionary Tanya,” “Monkey and Mirror,” and “Dances of the Dolls,” Hasmik Gyozalyan laid the foundation for the puppet theater’s development, emphasizing its role in the civil and moral-aesthetic […]

Theater of thoughts

Theater of thoughts The theater, under the artistic direction of the RA Honored Artist Hovhannes Hovhannisyan, has been in operation since March 2020. This small and alternative venue diverges from the conventions of academic theater, embracing innovation and experimentation. It serves as an alternative space for the audience, incorporating young talents into its creative endeavors. […]

Drama Theater

Drama Theater Established in 1928, the Gyumri Vardan Achemyan State Drama Theater has been a cornerstone of cultural life in the city. Opening its doors officially on November 1 with the performance “Riot,” it carries forward a theatrical tradition in Alexandropol dating back to 1865, initiated by Alexander Melik-Haykazyan, the captain of the bomber regiment. […]


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