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Open Day

on September 03, 2023
This is the page for the performance on September 03, 2023.

Cast 03.09.2023

The cast will be published soon.


We will also reserve a larger contingent of tickets for spontaneous visits on the day of the event itself. The tickets will be handed out at Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz one hour before each slot (from 1.00 pm and 4.30 pm). So it's worth stopping by!

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On September 3th, there will be another open day at the Vienna State Opera. The public can take a look behind the scenes of the opera business and be fascinated: In numerous stations the different groups give insight into their work, special costumes, props, technical equipment can be seen as well as one can witness rehearsals of the stage orchestra, the choir, the State Ballet, the opera school as well as individual rehearsals of ensemble members. Last but not least, there will be a Sing-Along! The open day will take place on two slots (2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.). 


  • Stage equipment and effects 
  • Two minutes with... 
  • Costume exhibition
  • Photo walls 
  • Mask incl. make-up for children 
  • Children's riddle rally 
  • Scenic rehearsal of the opera school 
  • The official circle of friends invites 
  • Orchestra rehearsal 
  • Choir rehearsal 

  • Ballet rehearsal

  • Participative projects
  • Musical rehearsal
  • Sing Along