Zurich is a leading global city and among the world's largest financial centres. It is also one of the most important theatres in the German-speaking world.
Zurich always used to be well known for a demanding audience in opera/ballet, classical concerts, and theater. Many museums and art galleries can be found in the city. You find more than 50 museums and over 100 galleries in a inner city circle. Traditionally, the majority of all 59 movie showrooms show a diversity of international and arthouse cinema productions mostly shown in their original languages with German and French subtitles.