National Centre for the Performing Arts

The National Centre for the Performing Arts, and colloquially described as The Giant Egg, is an arts centre containing an opera house in , People's Republic of China.

Notable Places in the Area

The , located at the centre of , was the imperial palace of China for five centuries, until the early 20th century. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

City gate
Qianmen is the colloquial name for , a gate in 's historic city wall. is situated 1 km southeast of National Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo: Eunice winG from Malaysia, CC BY 2.0.

City gate
is situated 460 metres northwest of National Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo: 維基小霸王, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The , or Taimiao of , is a historic site in the Imperial City, just… is situated 1¼ km northeast of National Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo: Legolas1024, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is 's capital, and its second largest city after , with a population of more than 20 million. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

District is a district in central . Visitirs come here for the Houhai area to join the bar and restaurant cluster by the lake or to explore the remains of the wealthier part of historical Beijing nearby. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, formerly District, is an area in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

National Centre for the Performing Arts

Latitude
39.9034° or 39° 54' 12.1" north
Longitude
116.3835° or 116° 23' 0.7" east
Open Location Code
8PFRW93M+8C
Open­Street­Map ID
way 4974233
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: المركز الوطني للفنون المسرحية
  • Belarusian: Нацыянальны цэнтр выканальніцкіх мастацтваў
  • Chinese: 中国国家大剧院
  • Chinese: 中國國家大劇院
  • Chinese: 国家大剧院
  • Chinese: 國家大劇院
  • Czech: Velké národní divadlo v Pekingu
  • Danish: Nationalcenter for udøvende kunst
  • Dutch: Nationaal Centrum voor Uitvoerende Kunsten
  • Egyptian Arabic: المركز الوطنى للفنون المسرحيه
  • English: NCPA
  • French: Centre national des arts du spectacle
  • French: Grand Théâtre National de Beijing
  • French: Grand Théâtre National de Pékin
  • French: Grand Théâtre national
  • French: Grand Théâtre national de Chine
  • French: Nouvel opéra de Beijing
  • French: Nouvel opéra de Pékin
  • French: centre national des arts du spectacle
  • German: Chinesische Nationaloper
  • German: Chinesisches Nationaltheater
  • German: Guojia da juyuan
  • German: National Centre for the Performing Arts
  • German: Nationales Zentrum für Darstellende Künste
  • Hebrew: המרכז הלאומי לאומנויות הבמה (סין)‎
  • Indonesian: Teater Agung Nasional
  • Italian: Centro Nazionale per le Arti dello Spettacolo
  • Japanese: 中国国家大劇院
  • Japanese: 国家大劇院
  • Korean: 국가대극원
  • Korean: 중국 국가대극원
  • Korean: 중국국가대극원
  • Malayalam: നാഷണൽ സെന്റർ ഫോർ ദ പെർഫോമിങ് ആർട്സ്
  • Norwegian: Det nasjonale senter for de utøvende kunster
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Det nasjonale senter for de utøvende kunster
  • Persian: مرکز ملی هنرهای نمایشی چین
  • Polish: Teatr Narodowy w Pekinie
  • Portuguese: Grande Teatro Nacional
  • Russian: Национальный центр исполнительских искусств
  • Slovak: Kuo-ťia ta ťü-jüan
  • Slovak: Národné veľké divadlo
  • Slovak: Čínske národné divadlo
  • Spanish: Gran Teatro Nacional de China
  • Swedish: NCPA
  • Swedish: National Centre for the Performing Arts
  • Swedish: National Grand Theatre
  • Swedish: Nationella centret för scenkonst
  • Swedish: 国家大剧院
  • Telugu: నేషనల్ సెంటర్ ఫర్ ది పెర్ఫార్మింగ్ ఆర్ట్స్ (చైనా)
  • Telugu: నేషనల్ సెంటర్ ఫర్ ది పెర్ఫార్మింగ్ ఆర్ట్స్
  • Thai: โรงละครแห่งชาติ
  • Turkish: Ulusal Gösteri Sanatları Merkezi
  • Ukrainian: Національний центр виконавських мистецтв
  • Vietnamese: Nhà hát lớn quốc gia
  • Wu Chinese: 國家大劇院
  • Yue Chinese: 國家大劇院

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