5.1 The Bolshoi for Young People program seeks to create additional impulse for youth audience, and provide accessibility and favorable environment to visit the Theatre.  

5.1.1 Tickets for these programs are sold prior to announced performances indicating relevant event title. Information on the performance is published on the Theatre website in Your Visit section and placed at the box office.

5.1.2 Tickets are only printed on special forms, and include details that will help to identify Guest.

5.1.3 Tickets for these programs are only meant for Russian citizens, with age limit 16-25 (including) and who want to visit the Theatre IN PERSON.

5.2 Full time student of Russian institutions have the right to purchase one ticket in the amount of 100 (one hundred) RUBLES for one student. Student ID should be presented to cashier in person on the performance day.

5.2.1 This program is only applicable for performances at Historical and New Stages of The Bolshoi Theatre (exceptions are special performances), and not applicable for performances organized by other parties at the Bolshoi Theatre.

5.2.2 Up to 30 (thirty) tickets are allocated for each performance at New Stage, 84 (eighty four) for Historical Stage (standing room of numbered row of 4th tier, no seats are available). Ticket sale for matinee start at 10:00 in the morning, daytime –at 12:00 in the afternoon , evening at 16:00 (ticket sale time can be changed at discretion of theatre administration, and will be notified in advance).

5.2.3 Ticket is printed on a special form separately and marked that it was purchased with Student ID. At the gate control ticket owner should present Student ID.

5.3 Tickets of low cost category (100 and 200 RUBLES) are sold for special programs on special forms containing details that will help to identify Guest. Tickets sale is carried out by organizations of Moscow city and other regions of Russia which provide public social support; including for students, retired, large households, invalids of all categories, those who have social benefits and have any valid form of proof, artists occupied in performance and theatre employees.

5.3.1 Organizations that provide support for socially unprotected and low-income group of citizens need to forward request to the Theatre – application on official forms to be signed by the Head of organization with indication of juridical and financial details, person in charge, number of tickets and stated month, on which performance tickets are requested.

5.3.2 Organizations that obtain tickets from Theatre based on this program, distribute them taking into account following terms: tickets are printed on special forms, where the name of social organization is indicated with a mark that ticket was purchased with Social ID.

5.3.3 Person in charge, appointed by the Head of Sales Department of theatre tickets, distributes tickets based on the total amount of applications for the current month. Depending on the amount of requests, application can be either fully approved, partially, or denied or transferred to another month.

5.4 Due to increased demand on selected performances, administration can make the decision to apply special term & conditions for ticket sale to such events. Relevant information is displayed on the website and at Theatre box office prior to events indicating special terms for further booking.

5.5 Theatre does not do refunds to the tickets for special programs that were booked earlier.

5.6 Tickets purchased by legal entity or sole proprietor based on agreement (group requests) refer to the category of the special program tickets and can not be refunded in the future.