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The Amazon Theatre (Teatro Amazonas) is an opera house located in the heart of Manaus, inside the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil. It is the location of the annual Festival Amazonas de Opera (Amazonas Opera Festival) held in April.
It was built during the Belle Epoque at a time when fortunes were made in the rubber boom. Construction of the Amazon Theater was first proposed in 1881 by a member of the House of Representatives, Antonio Jose Fernandes Júnior, the idea being to construct a jewel in the heart of the Amazonian forest and to make Manaus one of the great centers of civilization.
- The Amazon Rainforest (in Portuguese, Floresta Amazônica or Amazônia; Spanish Selva Amaz…
- Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes-Manaus International Airport (IATA: MAO, ICAO: SBEG), is the main airp…