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Comedy Theater

Szent Istvan koerut 14, Budapest 1137, Hungary
+36 1 329 2340
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Ageless beauty

This building is stunning,and it also is still in use with box office sell outs,it is a popular... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Pesti Színház - Performance: Book of the jungle

It was a great show with great music and play. It is perfect for kids as well, they do not get... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Budapest, Hungary
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Szent Istvan koerut 14, Budapest 1137, Hungary
+36 1 329 2340
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

This building is stunning,and it also is still in use with box office sell outs,it is a popular theatre for many other shows,from popular to opera,while we were in Budapest,well worth a look at.

Thank Rose001
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It was a great show with great music and play. It is perfect for kids as well, they do not get bored at all throught the two hour performance. The theatre itself is lovely and comfortable. The view is perfect to the stage from the...More

Thank johnnymbudapest
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We`ve visited Comedy theatre-Pesti theatrein December. The Pesti Theatre is another place however called and probably is part of the original Comedy Theatre. It was very comfortable, easy to find, the only issue was that we- and some others were late a few minutes, so...More

Thank Ewyena
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We saw Master and Margarita, a play adapted from Bulgakov's well known novel. It was awesome. Although we didnt know the languange we had great time. The theatre's atmosphere is something you wouldn't miss if you see yourself not just tourists but also cultural travellers.

Thank raibluee
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Most of the pieces are really worth to see. Unfortunately there are a lot of not so succesful performances too. But it is a very popular theater - in Hungarian.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Provides lot of good performances. If you are a local, i highly recommend to visit it. For tourists i recommend to see the building from outside only, since the performances are held only in hungarian language.

Thank LaVidaEstupenda
Reviewed 9 December 2015

As a local in Budapest I like the most the Vigszinház -called Comedy Theater. They play not just comedies but also quite serious pieces. Bad side is that all in Hungarian. The actors are great, it feels like you enter a big family event when...More

1  Thank Epidhu
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Though called a comedy theater most plays are not. They perform Shakespeare, Arthur Miller and other serious plays in Hungarian. I have seen many and they are very worthwhile. The cost of the tickets are very reasonable. The acting quality is on par with Broadway..

Thank cukidio
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

This comedy theater was built in Budapest in 1840. It has a seating capacity of about 550 people. The building was modernized in 2009. It was developed to counterbalance the conservative drama productions of the National Theater. Since 1967 it is the home of Pesti...More

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