Festspiele Zürich is the city’s summer festival which will be held this year from 1 to 24 June at a variety of venues throughout the city centre with on the programme theatre, concerts, opera, dance, exhibitions and much more.
The Festival usually opens with a grand celebration with events taking place inside and in front of the Kunsthaus in the heart of Zürich. Recent festivals have featured Bruckner symphonies in the Tonhalle, operas by Verdi and Puccini at the Opera House, Anne de Keersmaeker’s dance project at the Theaterhaus Gessnerallee, and Robert Lepage’s multimedia performance of ‘Far Side of the Moon’ at the Schiffbau Theatre.
Location: various cultural venues in Zürich
Festspiele Zürich address: c/o Opernhaus Zürich, Matthias v. Bausznern, Zürich