SALA CHALERMKRUNG ROYAL THEATRE
66 Charoen Krung Road, Bangkok, Thailand
Sala Chalermkrung Royal Theatre (Thai: ศาลาเฉลิมกรุง; rtgs: Sala Chaloem Krung; literally 'Pavilion of City's Glory') is a theatre inBangkok, Thailand. It was established in 1933. Originally it was called "Sala ChalermThai" (สาลาเฉลิมไทย), "Glory of Thailand". After serving as a cinema for many years it now hosts performances of classical Thai dance theatre.
Experience the haute-beauty of Khon, the traditional Thai classical masked dance based on the Ramayana Epic, at one of the oldest yet most legendary theatre, Sala Chalermkrung. Khon was originally limited to the royal court and is now regarded as one of the finest performances that involve lavish costumes, well-trained dancers and live Thai music.
Showtime: Every Thursday and Friday, 7:30pm
:Tickets 800, 1,000 and 1,200 Baht at Thai Ticket Major, 02 2262 3456 or visit www.thaiticketmajor.com
Contact: Sala Chalermkrung, Charoenkrung Rd., 0-2623-8148-9, 0-2225-8757-8, www.salachalermkrung.com
Getting there: Taxi or bus no. 12, 48, 508
Nearby attractions: Wat Suthat, The Giant Swing