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Deutsche Oper Berlin

Bismarckstrasse 35, Berlin, Germany
+49 30 20354555
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Will go back

It’s a modern building rather than a grand opera house but a stylish space and seats are... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Nick S
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South Petherton, United Kingdom
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Great opera experience

The Opera has been under renovation for several years, now finally open. Really nicely redone and... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Susanne T
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Täby
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This performance center is the primary place to view opera and ballet in West Berlin.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bismarckstrasse 35, Berlin, Germany
Charlottenburg
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+49 30 20354555
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a modern building rather than a grand opera house but a stylish space and seats are comfortable. Saw a concert version of Maria Stuarda here and enjoyed it very much. Acoustic is good. Easy to get to on the U2 line. Look out for...More

1  Thank Nick S
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The Opera has been under renovation for several years, now finally open. Really nicely redone and an exceptional experience as we enjoyed Parsifal by Richard Wagner.

1  Thank Susanne T
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Was visiting Berlin and needed something to do on a Saturday night. Saw that they were showing Tosca so gave it a go. Really enjoyed the live atmosphere

1  Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome way to catch a first class classical experience without having to limit yourself to just one musical piece. Relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Sipping a glass of wine whilst enjoying the pergormances. I went on my own and quickly got into conversation with people around...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Went three times, two ballets and one opera. Outstanding performances. Ballet was dazzling. You could feel the audience doing "Oh! " . "Ah! ", as the dancers were performing. They should do a world tour with this ( Berlin Stadt Ballet, with Don Xichotte )....More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a very different version of Turandot last night .. a modern spacious opera building of timber & clean lines. Lovely bar area. Easy access via u bahn. Found restaurant to b excellent and very convenient to eat a superb schnitzel meal at 2200 after...More

1  Thank lily5555
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Perfect!! It costed 30 euros for 3 hours.. totally worth it.. I advise everyone to go! And if you’re a student you could get a ticket for 15 euros! You just have to show your student Id!

1  Thank Rosaaaa99
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

We went for a production of Salome - a production which had received varied reviews - we found it memorable - the orchestra and the singing were both of a high quality - but it was the production/direction that fascinated most and has kept us...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by appearances. Yes this isn't the prettiest theatre venue and it could do with a little love (ceilings look they could do with a do up, seats aren't the most comfortable and may be tattered in places). But it is the home...More

1  Thank Kiwi-1976
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I had a night alone in Berlin and last minute purchased a ticket to Aida. I have seen Aida performed other times in more traditional productions. This one was quite unique. The setting was stark contemporary (as I understand is au courant in Germany). The...More

3  Thank CharlieAbbyJoe
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streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through
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Hi I am 6 feet 3, and around 100 kg. I had a seat in the back rows, but it was no problem with the space. A thing to remember is that you can see the screens with the text very well from here. For us not very fluent in... More
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Response from diana56 | Reviewed this property |
We had the cheapest seats possible. Excellent everything. Have a nice time.
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Response from diana56 | Reviewed this property |
Germans are always more formally dressed than others. I noticed young people quite casual. I would not go completely regal, but a bit upgraded from normal. Don't forget to order the Riesling and a Brezel in the intermision... More
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