The largest defence tower of the city built in 1540 was added
and adjoining construction and was turned into a theatre at
the beginning of the 19th century. The work on restauration
and rehabilitation was completed in 2004. With its 400 places,
Thalia Hall will host theatrical shows and concerts.
Theatre Radu Stanca
Bd. Corneliu Coposu
The interior was refurbished in 2001, the exterior works and
extension due to end in 2006. Number of places 335, plus conference
room 40 places.
Unions Cultural Centre
Built in the 70’s, the Trade Unions Cultural Centre
houses two halls, one with 760 places - for concerts
and theatre, the other with 120 places – for conferences.
Trade Union Cultural Centre is the traditional host
for the Internationa Jazz Festival
Modern hall, inaugurated in 1998, used for indoor sports
events, shows and fairs. It houses between 1.800 and
Festivity Hall of the Municipality
Located in a building which dates back from 1902 in
the very centre of the city, can house conferences,
exhibitions. The building is undertaking a radical operation
of restauration and modernisation, due to be finished
in 2005. Press centre, cafeteria, two other smaller
A 13th century church which developed a hospital and
asylum still functional, the building is under rehabilitation
works, due to be finished in 2005. Has beeb used for
Festivity Hall of ASTRA Library
Building dating from 1905, with marmor columns and richly
guilded decorations of a mixture between late Barocque
and Victorian style. Used for theatre, concerts and
conferences, 220 places.
Modern Art Exhibition Halls
The 2 halls with a total surface of 400 square metres
are located in the historic centre of the city and house
permanent exhibitions of modern art.
Festivity Hall of Brukenthal Highschool
Housed by the building of the oldest highschool of the
city, the impressive Festivity Hall is decorated with
Barocque panneled wood. Used for conferences, concerts.
Up to 130 places.
Festivity Halls of Highschools
Highschools in Sibiu repeatedly hosted performances
of the local festivals in their festivity halls. Festivity
Halls at Saguna Highschool – 200 places, Noica
Highschool – 180 places.
Modern facility innaugurated in 2004, the sports halls
of the Highschool Goga can shelter non-conventional
show and concert approaches. The sports hall of the
Beaux Arts College will be finished in the autumn of
The Summer Theatre at the Cultural Centre of
It is located in the city’s centre and hosted
for many years jazz, dance, folklore, theatre and film
performances for up to 900 spectators.
The Amphiteatre on Dumbrava Lake placed
in the open air Museum of Village Life. The scene constructed
on the lake makes a provocative and inspiring location
for concerts, happenings, dance performances. Beautifully
surrounded by the forests of Dumbrava natural parc,
the Amphitheatre has a capacity of 300 persons.
The cultural infrastructure is completed
by 1 modern cinema and 16 conference rooms with capacities
varying from 100 to 300 places.