During the summer (July 18 to August 31), the 2014 Salzburg Festival promises fireworks of illumination, new ideas and a star-studded parade of the world’s best conductors, stage directors, singers, musicians, actors and orchestras – a line-up which is absolutely unique, and draws and enthuses an attractive audience.
Spanish Riding School in Vienna is the only institution in the world which has practiced for over 430 years and continues to cultivate classical equitation in the Renaissance tradition of the haute école.
VBW musical director Christian Struppeck brings Andrew Lloyd Webber's masterpiece CATS, based on T.S. Eliot's "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats", back to Vienna. The Vereinigte Bühnen Wien is showing the world-famous musical in a new version of the original production in German language starting this fall at the Ronacher.
Music and dance in the whole house, the magnificent flower arrangements, the elaborate ladies and the exclusive gentlemen in tails, celebrations with friends and unexpected encounters the Vienna Opera Ball Year for an unforgettable event!
The Schoenbrunn Palace Orchestra Vienna awaits you at the fully renovated Palace Orangery where Mozart himself performed in 1786. The concert is a fine selection of masterful music by Mozart and Strauss, rounded off by dance and vocal performances.
Welcome to the HOFBURG Silvesterball - your New Year's Eve highlight in the heart of Vienna On December 31, 2019, a high-caliber festive program awaits you with countless experience highlights in the Hofburg Palace in Vienna.
“The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” by Lyman Frank Baum is America’s most famous fairy tale which attained worldwide cult status through the screen adaptation starring Judy Garland (1939). Its best-known song “Over the Rainbow” by Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg was awarded an Oscar in 1940. The stage version of this masterpiece, as originally developed in 1987 for the Royal Shakespeare Company, ist shown for the firt time at the Volksoper...
Erleben Sie die Musical-Fassung des international erfolgreichen Kino-Blockbusters in einer aufwändigen deutschsprachigen Inszenierung, mit spektakulären Choreographien und den weltbekannten, in englischer Sprache gesungenen, Songs des vielfach ausgezeichneten Filmsoundtracks.
AFRIKA!AFRIKA! - Die Erfolgsshow vom Kontinent des Staunens kehrt zurück!
Nach einer Idee von André Heller
Über vier Millionen Menschen haben sich von der magischen Lebensfreude der afrikanischen Showsensation, die weltweit Erfolge feierte, bereits anstecken lassen. 2018 kehrt die vom österreichischen Aktionskünstler André Heller erschaffene „Extravaganz“ zurück und gastiert von Februar bis Mai 2018 in BREGENZ, GRAZ, INNSBRUCK, LINZ, SALZBURG und WIEN.
The second collaboration between the dominating musical theatre partnership of the 1940s, Rodgers and Hammerstein, is based on the play „Liliom“ by Franz Molnár. Carousel barker Billy gets himself involved in a robbery in order to make money and dies – leaving his wife Julie and daughter Louisebehind. The Starkeeper gives Billy the chance to return and to do good...
The world premiere of „Man of la Mancha“ took place on Broadway on 22nd November 1965. The
story about the bewildered Spanish knight who battles against windmills ran for a record number of 2300 performances. „Man of la Mancha“ was first performed at the Volksoper in 1994 with Robert Meyer in the role of Sancho. Now the production, directed by Olivier Tambosi, returns with Meyer playing the “Knight of the Sad Countenance”.
The Vienna Jazz Festival, started in 1991, is a fixed point on the international festival scene and a milestone for Austria and Vienna´s cultural landscape. The Vienna Jazz Fest is a modern, urbane festival with an international reputation which places it as one of three most important Jazz festivals in the world, a factor which has only boosted Vienna´s position as an attractive travel destination.