Opened in 1923 and based at Bolshaya Sadovaya, 16 at the bottom of the Aquarium Garden. In the mid-1970s the Mossovet Theatre started to experiment, using several scenes: In the Foyer, the Small Scene and the (120 seats-strong) Under the Roof scene. The theatre's Main scene (894 seats) features mostly classical adaptations.
As to the present, the Mossovet troupe includes such luminaries of the Russian film and theatre as Margarita Terekhova, Sergey Yursky, Olga Ostroumova, Valentin Gaft, Alexander Domogarov, Evgeny Steblov, Alexander Filippenko, Alexander Lenkov, Olga Kabo, Gosha Kutsenko, Evgenya Kryukova, Valery Eremenko, Ekaterina Guseva, Margarita Shubina among many others.
Address: Bolshaya Sadovaya, 16
Metro station: Mayakovskaya