Copacabana Palace Theatre

Rio's Most Glamorous Stage Returns

After nearly three decades, we’re re-opening the doors to our legendary Copacabana Palace Theatre. A sophisticated haven of dramatic elegance, since its opening in the 1950s it has charmed and entertained Rio’s cultural elite. In its home at Copacabana Palace, we are raising the curtain once more to restore this enchanting space into its former glory. Prepare to be reacquainted with a cultural legend.

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At A Glance

  • 332 seats (278 audience, 70 balcony, 8 stalls, 10 box)
  • Excellent sound and acoustic technology
  • Seating, stage, elevator and dressing room availability for those with reduced mobility and wheelchair users
A marble staircase, flanked by palms and lit by a bowl chandelier descends into the lobby of the Copacabana Palace Theatre

A Spectacular Restoration

As part of the architectural ensemble of Copacabana Palace, the theatre is a listed heritage building. The careful renovation respects the space’s elegant beauty and prestigious history.

The theatre’s past identity plays a large role in the new design, while infusing Copacabana Palace’s pioneering contemporary spirit into the space.

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