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Nationaltheater Mannheim

Mozartstr. 9, 68161 Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 621 16800
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Ugly, Quirky Opera House

I live in Frankfurt where the opera house is nothing to look at (I am not talking of the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Frankfurt, Germany
Superb acoustics

Liking good quality sound at a concert, I was not disappointed. This concert hall has the finest... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
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Mozartstr. 9, 68161 Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 621 16800
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

I live in Frankfurt where the opera house is nothing to look at (I am not talking of the beautiful Alt Oper) but Mannheim takes it to a new level. It is very ugly, the seating whilst comfortable are heavily retracting sprung seats which in...More

Thank bish6662017
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Liking good quality sound at a concert, I was not disappointed. This concert hall has the finest acoustics I have experienced in many a long year. The musicians were playing mainly strings. The quality of each instrument was audible, there was no need for any...More

Thank Validreview
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I always wanted to go to the theater, and I finally got my wish. Even though it was a childrens' play that we went to, there were enough adult jokes to make me happy. (but this isn't a review of the play, so...) The audience...More

Thank Ncrist-see
Reviewed 21 April 2016

2015 it has got the award 'opera of the year'. I don't know about the drama, because I never go to drama, but for me,living in Mannheim, I#m very happy too have this orchestra and these singers. We often visit Operas around the world, like...More

1  Thank mcbealblau
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were very lucky to have three great opera performances here. Last year this theater was the number one by Opernwelt. They have excellent orchestra and excellent singers. Regie is also exceptional. We just loved it!

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Opera and theatre have a very long tradition in Mannheim, a place where Mozart and Schiller have worked as well! Most productions are at least solid, the orchestra is excellent, the ballet shows a lot of modern and amazing productions. Personally I prefer the opera....More

Thank 467lucasw
Reviewed 18 October 2014

it picked up "light years" since my school days, when i found myself leaving half way through a play, but these days i must commend it for its modern take on classics as well as a interesting selection of contemporary international playwrights, not just during...More

Thank E-mission
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I went to the national theater to see the opening of a ballet show. It was definitely worth the admission that I paid. The waiting area for the intermission is very nice, but the theater room itself where the stage is set, was very small...More

Thank Amanda_Pike
Reviewed 16 December 2013

I was here to see ''Das Rhein Gold'' (Wagner). Nice theater. there are Opera and Lirica. This theater is one of the most important theater in Germany. There is a great discount for students: 6 tickets for 42 euros (with ecum card). Sono stato qui...More

Thank Gaech90
Reviewed 29 June 2013

'Der Idiot', an opera based on the Dostoievsky novel, was composed in 1986, but in its complete version had to wait until Mannheim in May 2013 to receive its world premiere. It was a brilliant production, magnificently sung. Judging from the forthcoming performances announced for...More

Thank Kathleen M
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