Dresden Theater and Stages

Dresden as a cultural metropolis offers plenty of entertainment on the stages of the city. Crown your evening with a theatrical performance or a ballet production, laugh about comedians or go to the frivolous-humorous Travestieshow. What ever you like, you will find your special highlight by night on your way through this colorful town.

Semper Opera House

It is one of the most beautiful opera houses of the world! The Semper Opera Ball/Dresden Opera Ball (Semperopernball) takes place for just two years but is nothing short of the Vienna Opera Ball. After the first Semper Opera House had been destroyed by a fire, the second building arose between 1871 and 1878. Destroyed again in the bombing of February 1945 the house was opened in present shape 40 years later with the opera “The Marksman”/“The Freeshooter” (“Der Freischütz”) by Carl Maria von Weber (1786 – 1826). The Dresden Ballet, the Chorus of the State Opera House, and the world famous Saxon State Orchestra Dresden have their place of activity here. Sightseeing is offered nearly everyday.

Saechsische Staatsoper Dresden
Theaterplatz 2
D-01067 Dresden
Phon: 0351 4911705
Fax: 0351 4911700

counter hours:
Monday till Freiday from 10:00 h till 18:00 h
Saturday, Sunday and public hollidays from 10:00 h till 13:00 h
Terms, prices und contakt for guidance: www.semperoper-erleben.de

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Dresden State Operetta

The Dresden State Operetta is one of the few light musical theaters in Europe. 

The theater is unique for cultivating the legacy of Johann Strauss - apart from “Vienna Blood”, two virtually forgotten works by the Waltz King can be found in its repertoire: the melody-rich “Roman Carneval”, an extraordinary success now entering its third season at the State Operetta, and as of April 2007 “The Queen’s Lace Handkerchief”.

Dresden State Operetta
Kraftwerk Mitte 1
01067 Dresden
Tel.: 0351 32042900

Staatsschauspiel Dresden – Schauspielhaus Theater

Theaterstr. 2
D-01067 Dresden
Phone: 0351 4913555

Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra (Dresdner Philharmonie)

Schloßstrasse 2
D-01067 Dresden
Tel.: 0351 4866866

Dresden Cultural Palace (Neuer Kulturpalast Dresden)

Experience live symphony concerts and shows in the concert hall or at the studio theatre of the Dresden Cultural Palace (Neuer Kulturpalast Dresden). International and national stars guarantee world-class entertainment.

Neuer Kulturpalast Dresden Palace
Schlossstr. 2
D-01067 Dresden
Phone: 0351 4866666

Dresden Satirical Show Herkuleskeule

In the Neuen Kulturpalast Palace Dresden
Schloßstraße 2
01067 Dresden
Tel.: 351 4925555

Dresdner Friedrichstatt Palast

Wettiner Platz 10
Entrance Jahnstrasse street
D-01067 Dresden
Phone: 0351 4904009

Dresden Theater River Boat (Theaterkahn)

Terrassenufer an der Augustusbruecke
D-01067 Dresden
Phone: 0351 4969450

Dresden Comedy

in the Dresden World Trade Center
Freiberger Str. 39
D-01067 Dresden
Phone: 0351 8664140

Jazzclub Tonne Dresden

Die Tonne im Kurlaender Palais Palace
Jazzclub Tonne e.V.
Tzschirnerplatz 3-5
01067 Dresden
Tel.: 0351 8026017

August Theater

Pantomine and puppet theater
Bürgerstraße 63
01127 Dresden
Tel.: 0351 32371528

Dresden Hoftheater

Rolf Hoppe, the internationally renowned actor from Dresden, created with his friends an cultural place on the outskirts of the city.

Hauptstraße 35
D-01328 Dresden-Weißig
Phone: 0351 2506150 (tickets)

Projekttheater Dresden

Louisenstr. 47
D-01099 Dresden
Phone: 0351 8107600

Dresden Societaetstheater

The Dresden Societaetstheater was founded as the first civic theater in Dresden and is only a few steps from our guest apartments in the Dresden Baroque District.

An der Dreikönigskirche 1a
D-01097 Dresden
Phone: 0351 8036810

Dresden Travestie Revue Theater Carte Blanche

Priessnitzstrasse 10
D-01099 Dresden
Phone: 0351 204720

Hellerau - European Center of the Arts

Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse 56
D-01109 Dresden
Phone: 0351 8833700

Dresden Theater Junge Generation

This theater is the largest children's and youth theatre in Germany.

TJG Dresden
Kraftwerk Mitte 1
01067 Dresden
Tel.: 0351 32042777 (Tickets)

Theater of the German province of Saxony

Rathen natural amphitheater / Dresdner Zwinger Baroque palace courtyard / Radebeul Studio Stage (Studiobühne).

Landesbühnen Sachsen GmbH
Meissner Strasse 152
D-01445 Radebeul
Phone: 0351 89540

Dresden Stage St. Pauli Ruine

The Stage St. Pauli Ruin is the most unusual, impressive and romantic stage of Dresden. Apse, central nave and the ruins of St. Paul Church in Dresden district "Hechtviertel" develops every year to the stage for theater, concerts and events.

Koenigsbruecker Platz
D-01097 Dresden
Phone: 0351 2721444

Fairy tales and storys underneath the dome of the Jenidze

Weisseritzstrasse 3
D-01067 Dresden
Phone: 0351 4951001

Dresden Theater TROCADERO Sarrasani

Sarrasani Entertainment GmbH
Königsbrücker Straße 33
01099 Dresden
Tel.: 351 6465056