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Sensational new opera house

This is Europes newest opera house and it has all the features of a well planned and designed opera... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Lovely acoustics

Went recently to see an opera. Lovely bright and modern theatre with several halls. They also do... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

This is Europes newest opera house and it has all the features of a well planned and designed opera house, I saw Wagners Tristan und Isolde and it was a memorable performance where the acoustics played a big role in giving the opera a wonderful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank keithoverton
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Went recently to see an opera. Lovely bright and modern theatre with several halls. They also do events throughout the year. The opera was in the main hall. Great acoustics, on the back of each seat you can follow the opera by subtitles, ours had...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

no big fascination but an effective theatre with very good acoustics . overall a sense of space and light and several first class technical features

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

This place is very nice. Easy to find, easy to park, beautiful to see, the list of compliments goes on. It does have a much more relaxed vibe compared to Vienna, and the opera houses there. This theater is more for everyone, and you might...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Excellent newly designed opera house right in the centre of Linz. I was with a perty of friends to see 'Elisabeth' the musical about the Emperess Elisabeth. The acoustics were wondeful and the hall reminded me very much of the Sage in Gateshead UK. We...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Alyson K
Reviewed June 16, 2015

This is one of the newest opera houses in Europe. Modern and very effective. The art works are beautiful. The facade of the house like a big curtain. When they planned they knew already the people are bigger now, than in the 19.-20. century. It...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank 545medva
Reviewed May 20, 2015

Brand new music theater with everything one needs—order a beer and a sandwich for the break right from your seat in the theater and it will be waiting at your table during the intermission, view subtitles in English, and see world class opera with an...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank ASchwitters
Reviewed April 10, 2015

Excellent newly designed opera house right in the centre of Linz. Beautiful acoustics, a good view from every (comfortable) seat and a high quality orchestra and singers. We saw four operas there over a 10 day period and were not disappointed by anything. Subtitles in...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank jpi74
Reviewed August 13, 2013

Linz boasts a lavish new house to enjoy classical music. We skipped the music, but took in the architecture (daring, but well done in my view) and the gastronomy (not bad, but far from pushy... i.e. prepare for a wait).

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank CasssandraCat
Reviewed May 30, 2013

we saw a sold out performance and to our pleasure there was no difficulties getting to our seats, which are indeed very comfortable with interactive screens in front of you. If I am not mistaken it is the most space per person in Europe or...More

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank barbaraebner
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