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Festspielhaus Baden-Baden

Beim Alten Bahnhof 2, 76530, Baden-Baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7221 3013101
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Perfect Parsifal

Everything about this production was perfect. The music, the conducting, the singing, the staging... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mark_davie_2000
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London
Wonderful experience at the Festspielhaus.

A great evening attending the opera with international singers, orchestra and amazing conductor... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2017
Barbara O
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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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The town's popular 19th-century performance hall has served as the home to the same acting troupe since 1918.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“opera house” (7 reviews)
“concert hall” (5 reviews)
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Beim Alten Bahnhof 2, 76530, Baden-Baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7221 3013101
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this production was perfect. The music, the conducting, the singing, the staging and the lighting.I was overawed by the wonderful integration of all these factors.

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Reviewed July 13, 2017

A great evening attending the opera with international singers, orchestra and amazing conductor. Baden-Baden is a delightful, small town, well worth a visit.

Thank Barbara O
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Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic experience that makes you forget about the world and your troubles. Stunning service and amazing baths. Absolute must-do! Worth every penny and 3 hours is enough for this.

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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Newly added to the beautiful scenery and architecture of Baden-Baden. Great accustic and lots of seating with a very high Olymp area with a great view onto staging. Simply marvelous. But...there's always a but (besides the other double 'tt' word which comes naturally)...the toilet solution...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2017

If you are fortunate enough to be in Germany over the period of the annual Easter Festival in Baden Baden you will not be disappointed when booking tickets for at least one of the performances. All tastes are catered for! I was able to "introduce"...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2017

We saw the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra during the 2017 Easter concert week. What a week. the conductor was Sir Simon Rattle and violinist Lisa Batiashvili was the featured soloist. it was the highlight of our Baden Baden visit. The concert hall is spacious with roomy...More

Thank Susan S
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Festspielhaus Baden-Baden is an impressive edifice whose original part was built at the beginning of the twentieth century as the city railway station. That station replaced the former one constructed in the middle of the nineteenth century. Nowadays it contains, among other things, a superb...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Disney Die Schöne und das Biest. We had a fun afternoon watching this familiar story in German. Beautiful building. With good acoustics. My daughter and I were sitting in the 2nd balcony and we enjoyed the experience very much.

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Reviewed August 11, 2016

It is one of the biggest concert/opera houses in Germay (about 2500 seats). The quality of productions extemely high very often with world stars. The palce itself is an old railways station, rebuilt, it functions even though the auditorium is rather flat, but most seats...More

Thank enare
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Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Our first visit to Baden Baden and its Festspielhaus. Gergiev and the Marinsky Orchestra gave excellent performances in Beethoven and Brahms concerts. We particularly liked the choice of concert program that gave us three major works, a symphony, a violin concerto, and a piano concerto,...More

2  Thank Peter M
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