The Beijing Poly Theater, as a pearl in the cultural market of the Chinese capital city, has more than 270 performances annually since its operation in 1991. It has entertained many Chinese leaders and international political leaders. It boasts 1,500 seats, and a 110 square-meter orchestra pit, which is designed as a lift that can be raised or lowered as needed, for as many as 90 musicians. It houses 12 medium and high-end dressing rooms, and VIP lounges and box lounges.
Plays staged by the Beijing Poly Theater have a widespread influence on society and the culture performing community. The Beijing International Music Festival has designated it as its main venue for 20 consecutive years. It has become the first choice of venue for numerous best domestic and international plays’ debut in Beijing.
As a time-honored theater, the Beijing Poly Theater is now more than a theater, and becomes a witness of the growth of China’s stage arts over the past 30 years. It has become a beacon of Beijing’s culture and a palace of history.