Metro green line to close
The Moscow metro system’s green line will need to be shut down in order to install sound insulation for the Bolshoi Theater, Moskovsky Komsomolets reported on Tuesday. The section between Novokuznetskaya and Belorusskaya stations, will be closed down to install sound deadening materials.
The tunnel runs approximately 40m beneath the theater. The exact dates for the closure have yet to be confirmed but it preliminarily scheduled for Nov. 19-20 and Nov. 26-27. The Bolshoi Theater has been undergoing years of renovations and is due to reopen on Oct. 28.