The Alisher Navoi Opera and Ballet Theatre is the largest, and most unique theatre on the territory of Central and Southeast Asia. Its achievements are of great value to the Uzbek people, the pride of the nation. Fr om the date of the opening of the theatre in November, 1947, it has been not only a building wh ere remarkable performances are given, but also a location for solemn events in the life of the Republic. This tradition continues today. Many foreign representatives also consider it an honor to carry out their activities on the stage of the Theater.