The Sao Paulo is one of the biggest cities in the world that hosts a large number of multiplexes. These entertainment venues offer all kinds of movies but most of them mainly screen the latest blockbusters. Get the latest about the movies and movie timings in local newspapers.
Following are some of the cinema halls in Sao Paulo City:
Cine Interlagos: Megaplex (10 Screen)
Cine Maua Plaza Shopping: Multiplex (5 Screen)
Cine Mogi Shopping: Multiplex (4 Screen)
Cine Reserva Cultural: Multiplex (4 Screen)
Cinema Extra Anchieta: Multiplex (9 Screen)
Cinema Iguatemi Playarte: 2 Screens
Cinema Internacional Guarulhos: Megaplex (15 Screen)
Cinema Lumiere: Single Screen
HSBC Belas Artes: 6 Screens
The Sao Paulo city has a large number of theatres to entertain locals as well as visitors. Though most of the theatres offer plays in Portuguese language, some specific venues like British Cultural Center, Goethe Institute and Alliance Francaise, occasionally offer plays in English, German and French, respectively. The city has a unique blend of different cultures. Some famous international acts and shows are often being played in the city in their Portuguese versions.
Centro Cultural do Banco do Brasil is the place to watch some astonishing performances by renowned artists. A large number of concerts can be seen at the Ibirapuera Park auditorium. Make your evening wonderful watching the Opera or the Ballet at Teatro Municipal. Most of the theatre activities are concentrated in Bixiga district.
Centro Cultural do Banco do Brasil:
Centro Cultural do Banco do Brasil offers dance and music performances quite regularly.
Many a times, the Opera and the Ballet can be seen at the Teatro Municpal in Sao Paulo city. The building of this theatre is reminiscent of the Paris Opera House. It has a pleasant interior.
Sala Sao Paulo:
Enjoy a wonderful Sao Paulo's Symphony Orchestra at the Sala Sao Paulo. Originally a railway station, this beautiful building has been converted as a cultural complex. This 1500-seat theater has an enormous space with 24-meter ceilings, columns and stained glass windows.
Teatro Sergio Cardoso:
The Teatro Sergio Cardoso offers plays, dance performances and much more for your entertainment.
Secretaria Estadual de Cultura i.e. the State Department of Culture of Sao Paulo provides support to Teatro Oficina. The theatre provides a great chance to study its contesting and avant-garde history by offering newspaper clippings, rehearsing notebooks, manuscripts, leaflets, videotapes, posters and pictures.
Teatro Estadual Maestro Francisco Paulo Russo:
This theatre is one of the best theatres in the city having capacity of 466 people. It has a modern lighting system, elevator with capacity for two tons, Italian-style stage. It offers platform for dance, theater and orchestra performances and concerts. It also has an amphitheater run by Secretaria Estadual da Cultura (the State Department of Culture).
Teatro Fernando de Azevedo:
Teatro Fernando de Azevedo is a venue for a lot of different activities performed by Secretaria Estadual da Cultura (the State Department of Culture). These activities include theatre performances resulting from the work developed in workshops, shows and conferences.
Ibirapuera Park is a fantastic place that carries a lot of events and concerts throughout the year.
Opened in 1998, this modernized Teatro Alfa is a popular entertainment spot in the city. It has a main theater with capacity of 1200 seat, 200 seat recital hall, rehearsal room, and extensive support facilities.
Teatro Sao Pedro:
Teatro Sao Pedro was built in 1917 by the Portuguese immigrant Manuel Fernando Lopes. Since its establishment, it has been used for eclectic performances, cinema sessions and a number of different types of shows, dramas and concerts. The renovation work by Government of the State of Sao Paulo added some more flavours. In 1998, it was reopened with modern lighting and acoustic resources.