ENEA will appear concert hall for four thousand people

© RIA Novosti / Yuri Antimonopolschiki exhibition centre (VDNKH). The view of the fountain and the Central pavilion. Archival photoENEA will appear concert hall for four thousand people© RIA Novosti / Yury Artamonov

. The concert hall accommodates up to 4 thousand seats, will appear in the upgraded 70-m pavilion («Montreal») in the «Expo» exhibition center in Moscow, told reporters at a press conference in MIA «Russia today», the General Director of ENEA Catherine pronicheva.

«70 the pavilion, in addition to the Congress and exhibition functions will have another concert function,» she said. According to her, the total building area will amount to more than 63 thousand square meters, 6.7 thousand of them will be allocated for exhibition space.

Currently in Moscow there is a shortage of concert halls, says pronicheva.

«We expect to implement the 70-m pavilion, including a concert and a feature on 4 thousand places that will give economic efficiency from the point of view of the implementation of the project», she added.

Pronicheva recalled that the 70th pavilion was presented at the world exhibition in Montreal in 1967, and then moved to VDNH.

Previously, the Moscow authorities announced a contest to determine the investor updated of the Congress and exhibition centre of Moscow, which will be created on the basis of the exhibition center «Expo». The project is expected to attract private investment of more than 22 billion rubles. The application of the open competition will last until December 21.