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Istana Budaya58 Jalan Kuantan, Titiwangsa, 53200 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Phone: 603-4026 5555
AboutIstana Budaya, along Jalan Tun Razak. It's the place where local and international theater and other arts (dance and music) shows being presented. The site covers 5.44 hectares and the auditorium has a seating capacity of 1,421. Tickets are available from the box office or online.
Reputed as one of the 10 most sophisticated theaters in the world, Istana Budaya is one of the country's most prominent landmarks. The architectural design of the theater is based on a blend of various aspects of the Malay culture. The base of the theater takes the shape of a floating traditional Malay kite and the layout of the building follows the pattern of a typical Malay house. Istana Budaya also boasts four adjustable stages, which are suitable for staging performances in various forms. The theater can accommodate 1,469 persons.