Access to Novaya Opera for foreign visitors

Foreign visitors can attend Theatre performances upon presenting QR-code confirming a negative PCR (COVID-19) test result and a passport. The test must be taken no later than 48 hours before the start of the event in one of Moscow clinics or laboratories that are part of EMIAS system. You can get QR-code on the website

To enter the Theatre, foreign citizens cannot just present a negative PCR test result. It is necessary to get a QR-code on Also, you can get a QR-code if you are vaccinated with one of the vaccines approved in Russian Federation (Sputnik V, EpiVacCorona, CoviVac, Sputnik Light). You won’t be allowed to the Theatre if you are vaccinated with a vaccine not approved in Russian Federation.

Children under 18 are allowed to enter the Theatre without a QR-code if they are accompanied by their parent (who does have a QR-code and a passport).

If you purchased a ticket for an event in the Covid free format and could not fulfill the conditions necessary for visiting it (did not receive a QR-code or did not take a passport),  you will be denied visiting the event without a refund of the ticket price.

It is required to wear a face mask or a respirator and to maintain social distancing in the Theatre.



Gosudarstvennoe byudzhetnoe uchrezhdenie kul`tury` goroda Moskvy` «Moskovskij teatr «Novaya Opera» imeni E.V.Kolobova»