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German State Opera (Deutsche Staatsoper)

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Impresive building

The building was rebuild and looks impresive.It is esy to visite opera house it is situated on the... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Cristian V
Experience of a lifetime

The moment you enter the building, you realize its history and you know you'll be the witness of an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Londerzeel, Belgium
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This central Berlin performance hall is one of the city's three primary venues for opera and ballet.
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Unter den Linden 7, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 203540
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The moment you enter the building, you realize its history and you know you'll be the witness of an experience of a lifetime. The place is marvelous.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank micha_lp550
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited there in friday night and saw Ballet Onegin. Great music and orchestra. Very professional dancers. Awesome building. Good service in intervals. I recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lochte
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Concerning Il Trovatore, not only the voices were great but mainly the production, how the singers were acting and singing...the shadows on the wall.Overal a great performance. The acoustic is very good too. Before we order a snack in the Apollo rooms (must see). For...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stephane F
Reviewed September 21, 2018

The place is excllent among the great opera houses of the world for classical operas good voices nice acoustics

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank annebrandy
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Even before going to Berlin, check the programme of its acclaimed "Staatsoper Unter den Linden"! Tickets are easily bought through internet! A beautiful baroque building, dating from 1742, was rebuilt and renovated a few times. It is perfect and superb. Last May, we had the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed June 18, 2018

What a great idea´the outdoor live screening of the Macbeth Verdi premiere in the courtyard next to the Opera. Many thousands of us "people" thoroughly enjoyed the experience (on a moment's notice). A brilliant performance not just for the high brows.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CintiKidCincinnati
Reviewed June 6, 2018

The building was rebuild and looks impresive.It is esy to visite opera house it is situated on the main boulevard "unter den linde" in the neabarhood of Deutscher Dom and Branderburg Gate. You can visit it outside artistical program by taking audio tour of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cristian V
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This evening, we took in a conventional but well-done production of “The Magic Flute” at the Staatsoper unter den Linden. Mozart’s music was timelessly delightful, and the sets and costumes had a fairytale quality. The surtitles were likewise conventional, displayed in German and English above...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

At the end of January we attended a performance of "La Traviata" in the newly renovated State Opera. The singers were excellent and the acoustics of the new Opera hall is formidable. Elsa Dreisig as Violetta was incredibly good

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Dieteroswald
Reviewed February 1, 2018

the refurbishment has been a success. The building now looks wonderful - the acoustic seems good - and the production of Don Giovanni was excellent. i am lame - so mobility issues matter - and the house worked well in that respect. Interval catering not...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank chrisBerkhamsted
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The center of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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January 14, 2018|
Response from colin w | Reviewed this property |
Well it was for the birthday party celebrations a few weeks ago ..... and I got stared at disapprovingly in my tourist garb (jeans). More formal than the UK in general, but no need to go over the top.