Recommended in Vienna

The Barber of Seville, Opera by G. Rossini

The Barber of Seville, Opera by G. Rossini

Vienna
This popular comedy in a witty and amusing production by Günther Rennert is hugely popular with audiences. With its many catchy tunes, this is a work that can also be recommended to absolute newcomers to opera.
Aida, Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Aida, Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Vienna
Opera in four acts Music: Giuseppe Verdi (1814-1901) Libretto: Antonio Ghislanzoni and Camille du Locle, based on a novel by Auguste Mariette Bey. Aida was composed for the opening of the Suez Canal and was subsequently ...
The Nutcracker, Ballet by P. I. Tchaikovsky

The Nutcracker, Ballet by P. I. Tchaikovsky

Vienna
Returning to the Wiener Staatsoper in a version never previously performed here is The Nutcracker, certainly the most performed work in the ballet literature and one which has become a central experience for generations of ballet ...
The Tales of Hoffmann, Opera by J. Offenbach

The Tales of Hoffmann, Opera by J. Offenbach

Vienna
Opera in three acts with a prologue and an epilogue. Music: Jacques Offenbach (1819 - 1880) Libretto: Jules Barbier Performed for the first time on 10 February 1881 in Paris. German premiere in 1882 in Hamburg. E.T.A. ...