Vienna Opera Schedule 2020

With more than 200 performances per year, visitors to Vienna can attend a different opera performance almost every night. The historic Vienna State Opera House dazzles with performances of opera as well as ballet with its world-class ballet company. Below, view the opera programs scheduled for the Vienna State Opera in 2020.


Cenerentola Vienna State Opera La Cenerentola
The opera is based on the popular fairy tale composed by Gioachino Rossini.
Jan 18 - Mar 25, 2020
Ariodante at the Vienna State OperaOtello
Love and jealousy are on display as the relationship between Otello and his wife Desdemona is destroyed by the manipulative Captain Iago.
Jan 28 - Feb 7, 2020
Set in the eternal city of Rome, Puccini's opera in three acts tells the story of an idealistic artist and his paramour who help an old friend.
Feb 10 - Mar 26, 2020


Vienna State Opera Raymonda Onegin
The ballet about an aristocrat is choregraphed by John Cranko and set to a score based on music by Tchaikovsky.
Jan 8 - 26, 2020
Balanchine ViennaBalanchine | McGregor | Ashton
The ballet company presents the work of George Balanchine, Wayne McGregor and Frederick Ashton.
Feb 17 - 24, 2020
Giselle StaatsoperManon
The ballet is the story of a young woman forced to choose between love and a life of luxury, thus paying the ultimate price.
Jan 25 - Mar 7, 2020

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