Theatre & Music in Riga

Latvian National Opera

The Latvian National Opera also includes the Latvian National Ballet, LNO Chorus, Lno Orchestra. See their website for performance schedules and prices. 

Mikhail Chekhov Riga Russian Theatre

This Russian theatre is the oldest theatre outside of Russia and is named after Michael Chekhov, who was an actor and teacher for 2 years in Latvia. Visitors can see Russian, Latvian, and world classic performances that include all genres.   

Splendid Palace

The cinema is known for it’s award winning films from international film festivals, Latvian Film premires, and international film days. Splendid Palace is a member of the European Film Network ‘Europa Cinemas’ and the International Art-House Cinema Association ‘Art Cinema’. 


Paladium is a 1600 – 2000 capacity concert hall that features medium sized performances. See their website for performances and prices.


Spīķeri Quarter

The Spīķeri Quarter is enjoyed by both locals and tourists with play grounds, food venues, skate park, live performances and music.