The empty halls of the theatres and stadiums return the money to the audience

To combat coronavirus in Russia limited the holding of mass events. The sports Ministry stated that the country will not temporary international competitions. Canceled the Bolshoi theatre. And the Tretyakov gallery pauses group tours.

prior To April 10 — no performances and concerts, according to the mayor. The official statement of the Bolshoi theatre said that the cancelled visits of foreign and Russian stars. Rehearsals will continue so that in the same room was not going more than 50 people. Productions at the Bolshoi, of course, large-scale, but such an approach is possible. Artists will continue to work.

the Order of return of tickets to Big — on the theatre’s website. The main principle is not to hurt the audience’s wallet. As Vakhtangov theatre.

“At the box office who bought tickets for cash, we will refund cash who electronic tickets to them tomorrow or the day after transfer money to the card. For all of us it is a shock for me including. The refund amount of tickets about 30 million rubles. At all of our six venues, all activities, excursions, lectures and many more – all canceled,” — said the Director of the State academic Vakhtangov theatre Kirill KROK.

at the Taganka Theater has canceled two spring premiere: “the snow maiden” and sold out “Tartuffe. Comedy”, April 3 was to play. But everything will be online, at the numbers given on the posters, beginning promptly at 19.00. Spectators, visitors, reporters, critics see shows on their computer screens and smartphones. And to all who bought tickets, return them full price.

“Watch online all the so-called dad, mom – when is a run for its audience – artist friends and parents, and spectators. People can apply for a refund either in the theater, if taken on the website or at the box office or at ticket partner. The refund will be for the full value. This horseeach month, the losses for the theater. But nothing can be done “, — says the head of the advertising and marketing of the Taganka Theater Yegor Whips.

Return to the audience and long time sold-out performances of the spring season at the theater of Stanislavsky. New ballet of Spain Goyo Montero “Golden section” had to dance 28,29, 30 March.

“the e-Tickets automatically come to be, we do it ourselves, with regard to cash – they will be returned at the box office without deductions. The health of the public, the employees of the theater are more important than financial and administrative costs that arise,” — said General Director of Musical theatre of a name of Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko in Moscow Anton Getman.

All sports tournaments, matches are canceled until April 10. Not only in the capital. If you take, for example, the world of Russian Boxing, it falls under the restrictions of the Governor’s Cup in St. Petersburg, the Russian Cup in Izhevsk, the fight Fedor Chudinov in Vladikavkaz.

“In Moscow, also the tournaments, we cancel them. We wanted to fight Beterbiev which, in Canada, cancelled in the States was canceled, wanted to take, were negotiating today, but also, unfortunately, cancelled. The health of the athletes is more important for us. With regards to tickets who have purchased for these activities, of course, will be one hundred percent refund, any commissions”, — said General Secretary of Federation of Boxing of Russia Umar Kremlev.

of Course, this loss — say the organizers of the sports meetings, and the leadership of the Metropolitan theatres. But to coronavirus force majeure are understanding: it is necessary, then do it. The main thing — to prevent the epidemic. Big circus has canceled their performances. All the concerts, music awards in the capital too, or transferred until the middle of next month, or cancel.

“Personally, I think it’s timely decision to ensure the safety of health of citizens. We focus on organizing events without spectators, without the sale of tickets. Will photograph and show on the Internet at the Federal and music channels, — said the General producer of holding “Russian Media group” Sergey Baldin.

to return the fees paid invited to Moscow to the stars for the concerts, which will not be — there are legal mechanisms. And to resolve issues with the rental, return tickets. Because according to the documents the current situation is “force majeure”. But the cost of advertising has not come back, say producers and promoters. But against restrictions do not mind: what full houses when we are talking about protection from infection.