About Teatro Amazonas:
For any opera, architecture, or history aficionado, no trip to Brazil is complete without visiting the stunning Teatro Amazonas. Sitting in the heart of the rain forest, the Teatro Amazonas is a neoclassical opera house unlike any other. Built in 1895 with parts from Italy, England, and France, the rubber barons of the city of Manaus sponsored the theater and renowned Italian artist Crispim do ... read more
Amaral painted the incredible ceiling frescoes at the top of the dome. Over a century after its construction, the Teatro Amazonas still hosts regular performances, including the Festival of Opera in April and May.