The Auditorio de Tenerife “Adán Martín”, was designed by architect Santiago Calatrava Valls.
It is located on the Avenue of the Constitution in the Canarian capital, Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands, Spain), and next to the Atlantic Ocean in the southern part of Port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Construction began in 1997 and was completed in 2003.
The building is framed within the tenets of late-modern architecture of the late 20th century.
One of Russia’s largest puppet theaters, met the first audience in the new building on March 1, 2012. Ekiyat means Fairy Tale, a huge fancy castle in which Gothic, Baroque and Classic architecture are mixed. The facade is decorated with sculptures of clocks and fairytale characters. The Area – 22.5 thousand square meters. It is impressive inside as much as outside. Spacious rooms with columns, magnificent chandeliers, soft benches for relaxation, like thrones. It housed a large and small halls for 250 and 100 people, as well as cafes, play areas, shopping arcade. Stage equipped with modern sound and light equipment. This is one of the largest Russian Puppet Theatre. The construction cost about $500 million.
Dodona in Epirus in northwestern Greece was an oracle devoted to a Mother Goddess identified at other sites with Rhea or Gaia, but here called Dione, who was joined and partly supplanted in historical times by the Greek deity Zeus. The shrine of Dodona was regarded as the oldest Hellenic oracle, possibly dating to the second millennium BCE according to Herodotus.