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Deutsches Nationaltheater and Staatskapelle Weimar

Theaterplatz 2, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3643 7550
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Fantastic and historic theatre

Sitting behind the famous monument of Goethe and Schiller, the DNT houses the Weimar National... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Tan C
via mobile
premiere operette Strauss

I want to see the culture of operette in that theatre, i met there many people i know from earlier... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Roermond, The Netherlands
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Theaterplatz 2, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3643 7550
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Sitting behind the famous monument of Goethe and Schiller, the DNT houses the Weimar National Theatre and the Staatkapelle symphony orchestra. It is a must-visit in Weimar, for both music lovers and anyone visiting the beautiful town. The theatre features a good varieties of performance,...More

Thank Tan C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I want to see the culture of operette in that theatre, i met there many people i know from earlier music evenings

Thank delostillos
Reviewed 7 August 2016

It is the most famous point of city center and good for photo shooting and nice place to watch a classic story theater there. During Christmas market they make a ice skating field and you can enjoy beside Goethe and Schiller :)

Thank ehsanh2224
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The theatre itself is closed now for renovations. But you can gaze on the outside, where the Weimar Republic was announced. And go in the lobby. A very, very historic place, with just a sense of place.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 9 January 2016

There're way more beautiful opera houses in Germany, but in this opera house you'd find more great works by Goethe and Schiller.

Thank QY H
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Very interesting small size opera house and the seat of Staatskapelle Weimar. I went to see Die Zauberflote and it was very good production with great music played by the very orchestra and sang and performed by very talented (also as actors) singers. Because it's...More

1  Thank thewarsawboy
Reviewed 29 April 2015

A great company and a great theatre. But be careful what you go to hear - some of their productions are "German director-dictatorship" gone mad. We saw a production of Verdi's I Masnadieri which is genuinely the worst production I have ever seen in a...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We went to see a Verdi opera. It was awesome, fantastic stage performance with great links to our time. The place, the atmosphere, the music, the actors, we all loved it.

Thank peterp_knobel
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Weimar is still a small town of Thuringa, but it offers quite a variety of cultural aspects. Take a day of sunshine and enjoy the Parks, the Museums, the Churches and the Bauhaus, but this places is a must!

1  Thank Sonny-A-H
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Saw a fantastic guest appearance from Hanover of Lessing's Minna- superbly staged and acted. Great acoustics in a moderatel< large great hall

1  Thank CintiKidCincinnati
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