Information on Seat Selection

Best Available Seat Booking
In best available seat booking, you choose a category of seats and select the number of tickets you would like. An automatic allocation of seats will take place within the selected category; you receive the best available seats.
Seating Chart Booking
In seating chart booking, you personally select your exact seats from agraphic seating chart. Begin the seating chart booking and choose an area. There you can select the seats by clicking on them.
General Seating
means that, with your ticket, you can freely select your seat according to the conditions on-site.

Information on Online Sales

Please examine our General Terms and Conditions and our information regarding privacy policy (in German) as well as the following information on ticket pre-sales.
Ticket Pre-sales
Ticket pre-sales for performances at all venues generally begin on the same date two months before the day of the performance. If the first pre-sale date falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then pre-sales will begin on that Friday. If it falls on a holiday, then sales will begin the day before. Binding orders with a SEPA Direct Debit mandate will start to be processed two weeks before ticket pre-sales begin. Some events cannot be purchased through online sales. For such cases, please contact our telephone ticket service ((+49) (0) 711. 20 20 90, Mon – Fri 10 am – 8 pm, Sat 10 am – 6 pm). Performances outside of the previously mentioned pre-sale periods can be ordered using the online ordering form. Please examine our general information on ticket pre-sales.
Seat Selection
In the course of your booking, information relating to seat selection will be displayed.
Ticket Prices
Ticket prices for online sales include a service fee of 1.00 € per ticket.
Discounts (other than the Schauspielcard)
Please use the alternative sales channels for discounts, as they are not available or applicable for online sales.
Gift Vouchers
Gift certificates can be transferred to third parties and are valid up to three years after the issue date. The period begins on December 31 of the year the certificate has been purchased. An extension of this period is excluded. The disbursement of the certificate value is not possible. The monetary value will be offset against the price (higher differences must be paid). Existing remaining amounts are disbursed as another gift certificate. A later setting-off of a certificate to a purchase already made is not possible. Gift certificates cannot be used for the purchase of further certificates.
Delivery / Pick Up with Confirmation of Purchase
Tickets or gift vouchers can be sent out for a shipping fee of 1.50 €, if the time of the order allows for it. The Staatstheater Stuttgart cannot accept any responsibility for the shipment.
Confirmation of purchase will automatically be sent by email to the address you provided, as soon as purchase of your order has been initiated.
By presenting printed confirmation of purchase, tickets can be picked up at the theatre box office or at the appropriate performance box office; gift vouchers only at the theatre box office (Mon – Fri 10 am – 7 pm, Sat 10 am – 2 pm).
Only printed tickets are valid as passes for means of transport with the VVS. Printed confirmations of purchase will not be accepted as valid ride passes for the VVS.
You can purchase any of our print@home ticket(s) (with the start of season 14/15) at any time and print them out yourself. This booking service is available to you until 1 hour before a performance starts at no additional cost and is specified during the booking via choice of shipping option. After completing the purchasing transaction, the desired ticket will be displayed as a PDF file and can be printed immediately. You will receive a confirmation of purchase at the email address you have provided, with the ticket file as an attachement. The personalization of each ticket with a name and date of birth prevents improper duplication for the protection of the purchaser. Each ticket entitles the holder to one unique admission in conjunction with a valid ID. If there are any questions, please contact our telephone sales office ((+49) (0) 711. 20 20 90). Operating hours telephone sales office: Mon - Fri 10 am - 08 pm; Sat 10 am - 06 pm.

print@home ticket = transit ticket
Your print@home ticket is valid as a transit ticket for public transportation in the VVS system at no additional cost and will automatically beeig print with your print@home ticket. Please pay attention to the required personalisation during the booking transaction.
Late Seating
may not be possible for certain performances. Our telephone ticket service (0711. 20 20 90, Mon – Fri 10 am – 8 pm, Sat 10 am – 6 pm) will be happy to provide you with more information!
Tickets can be paid with credit card (American Express, MasterCard, VISA) or SEPA direct debit (Not for new customers, these should call our ticket-service first (+49) (0)711. 20 20 90).
Return / Exchange
We ask that you carefully check your information before authorising purchase of your order, as tickets and gift vouchers cannot be returned or exchanged.
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World premiere
27 April 2018
Commissioned by the Junge Oper Stuttgart
Performances, Cast, Tickets
April 2018
27.04.2018 19:00 | Cast
19 €
29.04.2018 17:00 Cancelled
May 2018
02.05.2018 11:00 - 12:30 * | Cast
03.05.2018 19:00 - 20:30 | Cast
19 €
04.05.2018 19:00 Cancelled
05.05.2018 19:00 Cancelled
06.05.2018 17:00 Cancelled
07.05.2018 19:00 - 20:30 | Cast
19 €
09.05.2018 11:00 - 12:30 * | Cast
14.05.2018 19:00 Cancelled
15.05.2018 19:00 - 20:30 | Cast
19 €
16.05.2018 11:00 - 12:30 * | Cast
17.05.2018 11:00 - 12:30 * | Cast
Conductor: Benjamin Hartmann, Director: Elena Tzavara, Sets and Costumes: Elisabeth Vogetseder, Dramaturgy: Rebekka Meyer, Lighting: Rainer Eisenbraun

Soprano: Aïsha Tümmler, Bariton: Ipča Ramanović, Actor/Narrator: Matthias Jahrmärker, Benedikt Merath
18.05.2018 19:00 - 20:30 | Cast
19 €

* school events
A limited amount of group tickets available for the remaining performances.
Cast Apr 2018 - May 2018


Stell dir vor, er wäre hier**

Chamber opera for everyone from 14 years onwards
by Marius Felix Lange
Based on the book by Janne Teller and with poem islands by Nora Gomringer

»If there was war in our country, where would you go?« Maybe you would flee to Egypt where it seems safe for you and your family. Maybe you would sell cakes as a street vendor and would try to fit in. But you still would think of your country and your home every single day and you would wonder where home exactly is? Is it that country, ravaged by war, to which you cannot return to? Or is it that new place, where you have found friends but will always remain a stranger?
In her unabashed essay War – Imagine it to be here, the Danish author Janne Teller challenges our imagination as well as our capacity for empathy in relation to the global situation at present. The poetic power of lyricist Nora Gomringer’s verses contrast with Teller’s direct style of written language. Composer Marius Felix Lange creates a classical string quartet and by including vocals he forms it into a political and contemporary music theatre.

Fri, April 27, 7pm | Wed, May 2, 11am*
Mon, May 7, 7pm | Wed, May 9, 11am*
Tue, May 15, 7pm | Wed, May 16, 11am*
Thur, May 17, 11am* | Fri, May 18, 7pm
* School event

The following shows have been cancelled
Sun, April 29, 5pm  | Fri, May 4, 7pm
Sat, May 5, 7pm | Sun, May 6, 5pm
Mon, May 14, 7pm

With: Sting quartett of the Staatsorchesters Stuttgart | Soloist singers

**Janne Teller, KRIEG. STELL DIR VOR, ER WÄRE HIER. Translated from Danish by Sigrid C. Engeler. © Carl Hanser Verlag München 2011.
Lange, Gomringer, by permission of the MUSIKVERLAGE HANS SIKORSKI GMBH&CO KG, Hamburg


  • Saturday, April 14, 2018, 11am - 12pm
Free admission.
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