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Bayreuth - monument to a genius

Richard Wagner, one of the greatest of all German composers and a tremendously important figure in operatic history, left a monument to himself in the form of the famous Bayreuth Festival Theatre, built in 1872.

Opera houses and theatres in Germany

Germany's larger cities do not have a monopoly on impressive music theatre facilities and great operatic schedules. Click here for an up-to-date summary of venues and programmes. Further Information

Other world-class opera houses and theatres:

German Opera on the Rhine
Tonhalle concert hall

Essen Theatre
Essen Philharmonic Hall

Old Opera House
Ensemble Modern

Hamburg State Opera

Cologne Opera
Cologne Philharmonic Hall

Gewandhaus concert Hall
Leipzig Opera