Moscow concert hall "Olympic" sports complex located in the same central administrative district.The central arena of sports and concert complex "Olympic" is a giant oval indoor stadium, equipped with the latest generation of audio systems.Stadium capacity 35,000 people, concerts of world stars of show business there are record in all respects.In the world there are a few venues of this magnitude - it's Arena in London, Lanxess Arena in the German city of Cologne and Manchester Arena in the English city of Manchester.
Concert Hall "Olympic" has been around for more than thirty years, during which time it held countless concerts with performances of superstars, both Russian and foreign."Olympic" concert hall is considered the most prestigious venues in Russia, the first concert was held there in 1982, it was the performances of teams with Alla Pugacheva, who have gone from 4 to 12 November and had a great success.Immediately it became clear that no concert hall of the country can not be compared in its magnitude with the "Olympic" concert hall.
Concerts 13-14 November 1982, already announced, was canceled because of the death of Leonid Brezhnev, and the spring of 1983 performances of Russian stars, headed by Alla Pugacheva resumed.During the same year he arrived in Moscow musicians legendary French band Space, along with their supervisor, composer Didier Moruani.In June 1983, the group held eight concerts in Paris.
Concert Hall in the "Olympic", in addition to the daily commercial projects, and arranges charitable actions timed to any events.In May 1986, a concert of charity to help victims of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.All proceeds from the concert were transferred to the account № 904. Then in the action program were: Alla Pugacheva, Alexander Gradsky, the group "Cruise", "Bravo", "Autograph".
main city of the Russian concert activity - Moscow."Olympic" concert hall has long been a "mecca" of show business all over the world.Popular performers world-class honored to speak at the stage of the Olympic concert hall.In 1987 he came and gave two concerts Adriano Celentano, Italian pop superstar.
In the same year the group made a splash Modern talking from Germany, and lead singer Thomas Anders was forced to hide from the Moscow fans.There was a total of five concerts of groups from 4 to 8 October.
group "Tender May" because of its unprecedented popularity could act only in the concert hall "Olympic", no other site could not accommodate all who want to hear live, "White Rose" and witness Yura Shatunova.And in 1990, on the scene in the "Olympic" came the musicians of Deep Purple lead singer Ian with permanent Gilani.
several trips to Moscow and gave concerts here Patricia Kaas, French singer and later "Olympic" hall hosted a concert by Enrique Iglesias, Roger Waters, Justin Timberlake, Shakira, Britney Spears, Sting and many other artists of the first magnitude.
In the period from 2011 to 2013 on the stage in the "Olympic" Irina Allegrova performed regularly, which in March of 2012 organized a farewell tour, but those it is not, the singer's concert activity continues.
stars of show business in the "Olympic"
megastars of world level, such as Sir Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga, Madonna, performed in the concert hall "Olympic" as part of his tour of European countries, millions of Muscovites were happy to attend the concerthis idol.
- Madonna will perform in the concert hall as part of the tour August 7, 2012.
- Lady Gaga visited Moscow during their tour 12 December 2012.
- legendary Paul McCartney arrived in Moscow in December 2011.
Sports and Concerts memory
From time to time the concert hall "Olympic" provides a stage for the show of the sports sense, such as in September 2012, the arena hosted a boxing match between Vitali Klitschko and Manuel Charr.It was a confrontation between two heavyweights, the winner became the world champion in the ranking WBC.Charr lost meet in the fourth round technical loss, cut eyebrows caused him to bleed heavily, and the fight was stopped.
Concert Hall "Olympic" also be the venue for the memorial concert in September 2012, the rock concert held in memory of the legendary musician and singer Viktor Tsoi.It was attended by many of his contemporaries of the artist.
Concert Hall "Olympic": how to get
Sport and Concert Complex "Olympic" is located near the center of Moscow.The nearest underground station to the complex called "Prospekt Mira", it refers to a circular metro line in Moscow.From her Stadium can be reached in a few minutes.There is also the "Olympic" run shuttle buses and several taxis from different areas.Ticket offices are located on the ground floor, which is located in the sector, right on the way from the Prospekt Mira.