Out of school and
into the opera! 

School groups are given a warm welcome at the Volksoper! For our performances we offer a special reduction on tickets for schoolchildren. School groups can attend rehearsals, take part in backstage tours and also take part in school projects on selected productions. 

Recommended productions
for school groups

Depending on the academic year, we recommend various productions:

Pinocchio
Opera by Pierangelo Valtinoni

Der Zauberer von Oz
Musical by Harold Arlen

Peter Pan
Ballet by Vesna Orlic

Pinocchio
Opera by Pierangelo Valtinoni

Der Zauberer von Oz
Musical by Harold Arlen

Peter Pan
Ballet by Vesna Orlic

The Sound of Music
Musical by Richard Rodgers

Hänsel und Gretel
Opera by Engelbert Humperdinck

Die Zauberflöte
Opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Märchenwelt Ballett
Ballet by Andrey Kaydanovskiy und Vesna Orlic

Coppélia
Ballett by Pierre Lacotte

Pinocchio
Opera by Pierangelo Valtinoni

Der Zauberer von Oz
Musical by Harold Arlen

Peter Pan
Ballet by Vesna Orlic

The Sound of Music
Musical by Richard Rodgers

Hänsel und Gretel
Opera by Engelbert Humperdinck

Die Zauberflöte
Opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Märchenwelt Ballett
Ballet by Andrey Kaydanovskiy und Vesna Orlic

Coppélia
Ballett by Pierre Lacotte

Die Fledermaus
Operetta by Johann Strauß

Axel an der Himmelstür
Operetta by Ralph Benatzky

Die Csárdásfürstin
Operetta by Emmerich Kálmán

Meine Schwester und ich
Operetta by Ralph Benatzky

Eine Nacht in Venedig
Operetta by Johann Strauß

Gasparone
Operetta by Carl Millöcker

Orpheus in der Unterwelt
Operetta by Jacques Offenbach

La Traviata
Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Zar und Zimmermann
Opera by Albert Lortzing

Don Giovanni
Opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Gypsy
Musical by Jule Styne

My Fair Lady
Musical by Frederick Loewe

Wonderful Town
Musical by Leonard Bernstein

Vivaldi - Die fünfte Jahreszeit
Musical by Christian Kolonovitz

Carousel
Musical by Richard Rodgers

Der Mann von La Mancha
Musical by Mitch Leigh

Ein Sommernachtstraum 
Ballet by Jorma Elo

Louie's Cage Percussion

Pinocchio
Opera by Pierangelo Valtinoni

Der Zauberer von Oz
Musical by Harold Arlen

Peter Pan
Ballet by Vesna Orlic

The Sound of Music
Musical by Richard Rodgers

Hänsel und Gretel
Opera by Engelbert Humperdinck

Die Zauberflöte
Opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Märchenwelt Ballett
Ballet by Andrey Kaydanovskiy und Vesna Orlic

Coppélia
Ballett by Pierre Lacotte

Die Fledermaus
Operetta by Johann Strauß

Axel an der Himmelstür
Operetta by Ralph Benatzky

Die Csárdásfürstin
Operetta by Emmerich Kálmán

Meine Schwester und ich
Operetta by Ralph Benatzky

Eine Nacht in Venedig
Operetta by Johann Strauß

Gasparone
Operetta by Carl Millöcker

Orpheus in der Unterwelt
Operetta by Jacques Offenbach

La Traviata
Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Zar und Zimmermann
Opera by Albert Lortzing

Don Giovanni
Opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Gypsy
Musical by Jule Styne

My Fair Lady
Musical by Frederick Loewe

Wonderful Town
Musical by Leonard Bernstein

Vivaldi - Die fünfte Jahreszeit
Musical by Christian Kolonovitz

Carousel
Musical by Richard Rodgers

Der Mann von La Mancha
Musical by Mitch Leigh

Ein Sommernachtstraum 
Ballet by Jorma Elo

Louie's Cage Percussion

Hoffmanns Erzählungen
Opera by Jacques Offenbach

Der Mantel/Gianni Schicchi
Opera by Giacomo Puccini

Die Räuber
Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Der fliegende Holländer
Opera by Richard Wagner

Porgy and Bess (concert)
Opera by George Gershwin

Roméo et Juliette
Ballet by Davide Bombana

Offers for schools


Tickets for school groups are available – provided they are ordered in writing not later than 3 weeks before the performance date – at a unit price of € 15 for price ranges A, B and D, € 12 for price range C and € 6 for price range V. 

In price categories II to IV, a limited number of tickets are available for all performances (except premieres, New Year’s Eve performances, and outside events and special events). In category V, an unlimited number of school group tickets can be purchased, subject to availability.

On request, one free ticket is provided for an accompanying person for groups of 15 school pupils and above.

Information and booking:
Group service
gruppen@volksoper.at 
Tel.: +43/1/514 44-3675
Fax: +43/1/514 44-3669

The Volksoper offers special morning performances for schools on weekdays:

2018/2019 season

Die Zauberflöte
Monday, 8. October 2018, 10:30am. sold out

Hänsel und Gretel
Monday, 10. December 2018, 11am. sold out

Pinocchio
Thursday, 31. January 2019, 11am. sold out
Wednesday, 26. June 2019, 11:30am


Der Mann von La Mancha
Wednesday, 20. February 2019, 11am

Peter Pan
Monday, 17. June 2019, 11am

Information and booking:
Group service
gruppen@volksoper.at 
Tel.: +43/1/514 44-3675
Fax: +43/1/514 44-3669

School children are very welcome at the Volksoper – and not just at performances. They also have the possibility of gaining a unique behind-the-scenes look at an opera house. Every year the Volksoper “Dramaturgie” carries out a major school project on a selected production.

Further information:
Mag. Nina Moebius
Cultural Outreach
Tel.: +43/1/514 44-3203 
nina.moebius@volksoper.at 

The Volksoper gives school groups the opportunity of attending a morning stage rehearsal, and taking a behind-the-scenes look at the theatre on a backstage tour. This offer is free of charge for school groups.

The dates can be arranged to suit you!

Registration and information:
Mag. Nina Moebius
Cultural Outreach
Tel.: +43/1/514 44-3203
nina.moebius@volksoper.at