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Theater in der Josefstadt

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Encore! Encore!

This is a grand theater located in the wonderful Josefstadt neighborhood just a few blocks from the... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
A beatiful theater

We saw a wonderful French farce "Der Gockel" (slamming doors, mistresses hidden under hotel bed... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2016
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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible3%
20 Apr 2017
“Encore! Encore!”
22 Feb 2017
“A lovely little theater.”
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+43 4270 0306
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a grand theater located in the wonderful Josefstadt neighborhood just a few blocks from the Parliament and the Rathaus (City Hall) and offers plays of many types and genres of theater in the German language, from musicals to romantic comedies to significant, serious...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a lovely little theater tucked away from most of the attractions in town. There were no theatrical shows at the theater during our visit, so we just visited it and appreciate its lovely look and neighborhood, before our visit to Piaristenkirche.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

We saw a wonderful French farce "Der Gockel" (slamming doors, mistresses hidden under hotel bed, etc). We have been in the past....and if we could have stayed another week in Vienna we would have seen "Noises Off" again here!

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

We would like to review Josefstadt (said to be near museum quarter but in reality 20 minute walk). Guided by the eyewitness book 2014, we were expecting 18 century style but found nondescript streets. The Schonborn Park, whilst undoubtedly a welcome retreat for the locals,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

German language only ! They offer a wide range of plays modern to well known repertoire pieces from the past often modernized in a subtle way . Well known actors with a well earned good reputation

Date of experience: April 2015
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The eighth district is an older generation’s Vienna at
its finest: and this is what makes it popular with
locals of all ages. Josefstadt has theatre, small
independent shops, romantic passageways, neighbourhood
cafés with regular clientele, church squares, town
palaces and shady communal gardens. Trendy hangouts
have conquered distinctive places such as the Old
General Hospital (Altes AKH) and the vaults of
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