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Very high level operettas!

If you are in the area in summertime, please visit The Lehar Festival. This is possibly the most... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Hungarian Wedding

Lehar light Opera. was OK, the singers had OK voices not comparable with Salzburg or Vienna, but... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2015
Hanna H
Orange, California, United States
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15 Jul 2018
“Oddball operetta - but fun!”
15 Aug 2016
“Very high level operettas!”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kurhausstrasse 8, Bad Ischl 4820, Austria
+43 6132 238390
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Die Blume von Hawaii defies any degree of logical analysis, but wrapped into a biographical package of the work‘s composer, Paul Abraham and the context of his tertiary cerebral syphilis, the evening gains a new dimension to augment the step dancing, hip-slapping, vaudeville summer fun...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

If you are in the area in summertime, please visit The Lehar Festival. This is possibly the most important operetta festival in Europe. The staging is very high quality, so is the performanca and the singers/actors. Indeed they ar all good singers and actors. We...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Lehar light Opera. was OK, the singers had OK voices not comparable with Salzburg or Vienna, but here the singers can start to make their name.

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

Very German fest produced for locals who turn up in their traditional dresses. Good performance, decor and costumes considering it to be a local festival. Don't expect Vienna Operahouse! If your German is scanty it will be hard to follow the plays unless you read...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Bad Ischl does operetta in a way that no one else does. Everything is done with great panache and brio. The audience is largely dressed in trachten which adds greatly to the atmosphere. The language used is an Austrian dialect which is difficult even for...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2013

On August 1st we went to see the musical Hello Dolly! A nice light musical with pleasant sceneries, good singers and ballet! We have been in Bad Ischel earlier years and saw many operettas. Next year they will stage the Count of Luxembourg and Gigi,...More

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