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Budapest Operetta Theatre

Nagymezo utca 17, Budapest 1065, Hungary
+36 1 312 4866
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This theater maintains the traditions of the great Viennese operettas since 1898.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Nagymezo utca 17, Budapest 1065, Hungary
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

The operetta was Emmerich Kalman's The Gypsy Princess. We don't understand Hungarian but it didn't matter. There's the guy, the girl, the war, the parents who don't like her--not too hard to get the gist of it. There was a full orchestra, large cast, excellent...More

Thank sjlm
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I have been here many times in the past and always looking forward to go back, but unfortunatelly sometimes very difficult to get tickets due to its popularity which is understandable as everything is so professional here and not to mention but it is also...More

Thank Arnold W
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I've been wanting to see a performance at this theater for a long time, and thoroughly enjoyed myself at a recent (November 2016) production of the beloved operetta "Countess Maritza." The show itself was wonderful, with beautiful singing, sets and costumes, and theater is a...More

1  Thank robertw609
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Budapest Operetta Theater is a beautiful place to spend a winter evening and enjoy something specifically Hungarian.

1  Thank Mirka0809
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had tickets to Lady Budapest which is a musical dealing it what happened in Hungary 1956. The play was impressive and singers were good. It was suprise thet there was even a horse in the stage. There were texts in english and i you...More

1  Thank Päivi R
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We went to see Gone with the Wind the musical which whilst the dialogue and songs were in Hungarian there was a running synopsis in English shown at the top of the stage. The music was provided by a full orchestra whilst the cast (over...More

Thank Joel43_12
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Such a wonderful cite to visit in Budapest where you can enjoy a tour in English. The staff there are professional and make their best to make you enjoy the tour.

Thank Heba89
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We took the guided tour in English, our guide was really good and told us interesting things about the building. The building itself is impressive. At the end, we had a short and intimate opera concert that we paid a few euros at the beginning....More

Thank לי ס
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We just visited the foyer and cloak room but already you can sense the history of the place with the beautiful tiled floor, wooden panels and painted ceilings, would love to see a show here, I can imagine an amazing atmosphere on opera nights. They...More

Thank FarmhouseManager
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Excellent Night to see the musical Marie Antoinette superb cast great songs had the VIP package refreshments and champagne at the interval included Great private front row box, great venue

Thank poblin
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1 October 2017|
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Response from sjlm | Reviewed this property |
I bought the tickets online directly from the operetta theatre's website for a performance last May. I was able to choose my specific seats online and the prices for each seat were listed. I didn't have any problem then... More
1 May 2017|
Response from Arnold W | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry for late answer. there is no performance in August, it is a break time. (w w w dot) operett.hu/operett.php?pid=schedule regards, - doesn't let link it Arnold