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Theater an der Wien

Linke Wienzeile 6, Vienna 1060, Austria
5883 0265
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An Opera House of Total Beauty

As someone who has seen a production and a concert in this opera house, it is one of the finest I... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
Antoni G
Berlin, Germany
Amazing opera, amazing atmosphere!

My mother and I were very fortunate to be able to catch the opening performance of El Juez. We were... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
April G
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Linke Wienzeile 6, Vienna 1060, Austria
5883 0265
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

As someone who has seen a production and a concert in this opera house, it is one of the finest I have ever went to.

Thank Antoni G
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My mother and I were very fortunate to be able to catch the opening performance of El Juez. We were originally planning to get standing room tickets at the State Opera, but it is closed for July and August. We bought the €7 standing room...More

Thank April G
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I was lucky enough to see the current production of The Flying Dutchman here. If you're a fan of opera, or even if you're not, beg, borrow or steal a ticket. This production is in German with German surtitles, but despite my lack of language...More

Thank Lily W
Reviewed 30 April 2015

The two of us came here to see Figaro. The performance was excellent, but what we came to see more was the building itself and to just sit in one of the Opera boxes and soak up the atmosphere. A beautiful building which left us...More

1  Thank Rosie J
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Lovely place very special historic Saw the latest Marriage of Figaro - modern production which was totally pretentious with sub text beyond belief and for Vienna, average singing. A great pity .

Thank muchado55
Reviewed 30 October 2014

This opera house now attracts big stars, the house itself is beauitful, the stage has all modern equipment, and so they making exciting productions.

Thank enare
Reviewed 21 August 2014

During the summer fest we were able to see an astonishing production of Cosi fan Tutte directed by Michael Haneke. It was on the edgy side but exquisitely sung and acted by a cast of up and coming singers.

Thank Operagal94553
Reviewed 2 July 2014

We saw the premiere of La Traviata conducted by Sian Williams. It was stunning. Wonderful voices, especially the baritone Germont. The theatre kent itself to the occasion. The sound travelled perfectly. As with most traditional theatres, the view was not perfect except from the expensive...More

1  Thank GBeef
Reviewed 22 April 2013

We have come to Vienna twice to see opera performances here, and both performances were wonderful. I have read interviews with singers who say they love this theater because of its intimacy and the way it shows off the voice. The theater was opened in...More

1  Thank MaryTraveler2
Vienna’s sixth district hosts high street shopping
heaven and pedestrian area Mariahilfer Strasse. The
weirdest local building is probably the city aquarium
Haus des Meeres, housed in one of Vienna’s six
remaining World War II defense towers, and topped with
a rooftop bar that offers stunning views over Vienna
and the centre. One of the most historic sites in the
area is the passageway of 18th century Raimundhof with
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