Crocus City Hall is a flexible and multi-faceted venue, located in the 3rd pavilion of Crocus City in Moscow, Russia.The venue was opened on the 25th of October 2009 by the well-known entrepreneur Aras Agalarov in honour of his friend, the great singer and musician Muslim Magomaev.
Crocus City Hall is a unique multifunctional music venue in Russia with a seating capacity of more than 7000. The arena is equipped with a state-of-the-art acoustic system, conformed to the world class standards.
Just in a few years Crocus City Hall has become one of the most prestigious venues in the whole country as evidenced by the names of artistes on it’s stage and non-stop performance schedule.
The uniqueness of Crocus City Hall is first of all based on its engineering design. Venue-transformer can be adjusted to the event of any type: from the world superstar’s concert to a boxing night, from a children’s show to even an ice-skating show.
The arena is designed to have a stadium or an intimate performance atmosphere depending on the type of the show. Best technical equipment in the country is one more competitive advantage to accomplish this. That's why promoters choose Crocus City Hall to bring such artistes like Elton John, Jennifer Lopez, Lenny Kravitz, Charles Aznavour, Sting, Sade, Ringo Starr, Scorpions, Robert Plant, Pet Shop Boys, Joe Cocker, Seal, Jamiroquai, Lana Del Rey and many others. The MISS UNIVERSE Pageant took place in Russia for the very first time in the 62 year history of the contest on the stage of Crocus City Hall. It was watched by more than 1 billion people in over 160 countries, making the Pageant one of the most successful live shows.
Big auditorium (6200 seats) transforms into a small auditorium of 2200 seats (the stalls) or medium of 3200 (the stalls and circle).The stalls (with an area of 576 sq.m) can be transformed into a dance floor for 1700 spectators (the overall capacity of the venue in this case is 7233) or an array of tables (for corporate events, dinners, receptions and parties).
Crocus City Hall has three-level parking: underground, ground level and roof parking for 6000 spaces. Spectators have access to the venue both from the main entrance, and from the levels of underground and roof parking.
t is easy to get to the Crocus City Hall by tube as well. Myakinino underground station is situated on the territory of Crocus City, within a 5 minutes walk from the venue’s main entrance.
Key figures: more than 200 events and 1 million visitors, followers of different genres: from classical and jazz to hard-rock music, from dance, theatre and ballet shows to sporting events - annually.