In the heart of Nevsky Prospect located unique building built in 1904 by order of brothers Eliseev. It differs exquisite architecture (architect G.Baranovsky) facades are decorated with magnificent sculptures. It was in this building on the second floor is one of the world's most famous comedy theater, named after a bright and multi-talented director, writer, painter Nikolai Akimov. Theatre was founded in 1929 and since then has never changed its role - comedy.
The second modern name - Theatre Tatiana Kazakova, who in 1995 headed by him. Good leaders managed to raise a magnificent team of world-renowned artists, workers stage performances are often put invited directors and directors. Brand theater comedy team unanimously elected the legendary performance of "The Shadow" based on Schwartz. Today, he goes on stage.
In the theater the audience Akimov come for a good mood, which brings real art. As denoting the founder of the theater - the art of "high comedy". By the way, according to the official survey of the Administration of St. Petersburg in 2014, this is the theater was the first in the ranking of the northern capital.