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Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden

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Old time pomp and good performances

Even if you are not an opera or theater buff this is worth a visit. Red velvet, stucco, huge... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Sara T
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Wiesbaden, Germany
Take a pillow with you

The theater itself is lovely, especially the whole catering section with its really majestic stairs... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
B W
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Bern, Switzerland
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May 3, 2017
“Old time pomp and good performances”
May 3, 2017
“Take a pillow with you”
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Christian-Zais-Str. 3, 65189 Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Even if you are not an opera or theater buff this is worth a visit. Red velvet, stucco, huge chandeliers: this theater has it all. If you are willing to take a seat on the balcony, your evening can start at as little as 11...More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The theater itself is lovely, especially the whole catering section with its really majestic stairs and decoration. However, the chairs were the most uncomfortable I ever had the misfortune of having to sit in, and that for the whole of Wagner's Ring. I very strongly...More

Thank B W
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Visiting Wiesbaden's staatstheater should be high on anyone's list. The quality and variety of the programs is excellent and one is thrown back to a different era once inside. The decor is beautiful. We went to a "matinee" performance in the Kleines Haus just before...More

Thank Christine U
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Some time ago the Kurhaus was the informal center of Wiesbaden. After the devastating bombing at the end of the second world war it was practically rebuilt on the site of the old Kurhaus. Accordingly, changed its purpose. Now it is the periphery of the...More

Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 23 July 2016

When I have attended performances, the Theater has been absolutely beautiful, although some of the performances I have seen called for fake "damage" to the theater, it was just fake. This place is not only absolutely splendid, the seats are comfortable, especially compared to some...More

Thank wanderingKatie
Reviewed 11 February 2016

I have been there 3 times. The theatry is not so big but it is nicely decorated. When you come inside you sink into the atmosphere of beautiful music and old Europe. I was surprised that Wiesbaden's troupe could be so good! And the orchestra...More

Thank MariaSergeevna
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