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Very lovely place to relax in the middle of the City

The Stuttgart Opera is a very lovely place to relax in the middle of the City. The is a small lake... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Lars K
Stuttgart, Germany
A great opera house

Visited the opera twice over the week-end ( Zauberflöte and Fidelio). Regular performances on a... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
London, United Kingdom
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The Stuttgart Opera ranges amongst Europe’s most important opera houses. Until today, it has repeatedly left important marks in the world of contemporary music theatre. With its explicit emphasis on the idea of ensemble theatre it is considered to...more
Koenigstr. 1B, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

The Stuttgart Opera is a very lovely place to relax in the middle of the City. The is a small lake and in the evening it's very nice with the street lights.

Thank Lars K
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Visited the opera twice over the week-end ( Zauberflöte and Fidelio). Regular performances on a very high level (singers as well as orchestra). The production was very modern but ok. At least they did not disturb the opera. The building itself is splendid typical turn...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

The Stuttgart opera is a beautiful place with a brilliant orchestra and award winning singers and productions. During the last years, I saw several productions such as "Don Giovanni", "Nabucco" or "La Bohème" which I really liked. The Opera House also hosts the Stuttgart Ballet,...More

Thank elleMail
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Visiting Stuttgart we enjoyed much,together with our friends from Abu Dhabi to visit the Opera Great House ( Grosses Haus) and see there the Opera La Cenerentola of Rossini, italian composer- what for a great atmosphere- thanks for that evening

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

The house is classically designed opera house from end of 19th century with rewarding acoustic. Located in the heart of Stuttgart surrounded by royal gardens and royal residence. Definitely worth visiting. During hot summer day could be a bit better air conditioned but one cannot...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I loved to walk by this building and the park complex it is housed in especially at night time. Inside it is a classically designed opera house and opulent with good acoustics. The modern spielhaus is also very much worth visiting with its futuristic design...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

A tremendous setting to observe any of the preforming arts - this venue hosts one of the world's most elite ballets. The acoustics are phenomenal and the building interior features are incredibly ornate. There are offerings of drinks and snacks at the venue and I...More

Thank Hatteras H
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The décor is stuck back in the mid-20th century, but the house itself is intimate and acoustically rewarding. The orchestra, chorus, and principal singers are of the highest quality - in the case of the opera I attended they survived a mess (literally and metaphorically)...More

Thank wheelsupatl
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I've heard some of the best Opera here. International stars and decent productions. It is important to book in advance otherwise the tickets are often sold out or only the seating far from the stage is available. I like being seated in the lower area...More

Thank e f
Reviewed 6 February 2017

As i'm from Kyiv I would say that Kyiv opera house is much more beautiful from inside and outside. At the same time performance was rather interesting and opera singers were great. As well as musicians. I've enjoyed it. For students they have an option...More

Thank Iryna T
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