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A very nice opera house

Two chech architects planned this building, which is a real Opera House, like it should be. We had a chance to get in - there were a performance for school children - and could... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 September 2016
Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Two chech architects planned this building, which is a real Opera House, like it should be. We had a chance to get in - there were a performance for school children - and could take a look inside. It is red and gold, small but very nice.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Classical and, I would say, usual opera building, but somehow it glows. It is very nice, perfectly renovated. Near the ticket office you may see small exibition of costumes from the shows.

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Turi, Estonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Very beautiful building near the Tivoli Park. Just a few minutes` walk from the Old Town. On both sides of the building there were costumes of pervious (and current) shows on display.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing front entrance to this building is one of the nicest pieces of architecture in Ljubljana. Great location, as well.

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We booked tickets for the ballet 'Swan Lake' online, and looked forward to the show for weeks before our visit. Tickets were good value, and we had great seats near the front for under 40 euro. The orchestra was excellent, as was the ballet, and we thoroughly enjoyed the entire experience. The Opera house itself is well worth seeing, in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

First of all, just arriving at the building feels special. The outside is magnificent as is the interior. I thought it would be huge inside, but not so. All of the orchestra seats were fairly close to the stage. We had 2nd row seats for Swan Lake. We purchased the tickets the day before at the information center, and I... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

One of the most stunning old buildings in Ljubljana! It is easy to find on the walk between Tivoli park and Presern square - so take some time to have a closer look! If you have time and oportunity do visit one of the performances - just to see the spectacular interior as well...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

The opera front looks like an ancient Greek temple with it's columns, statues and proportions, Neoclassical in style. Between the pillars and around the sides are baroque style flourishes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

The beautiful theatre had one of the besyt Opera I have ever seen - Carmen - sung beautifully, perfectly, by all participants. Singers were backed by a 50 piece superb Orchestra. Additionally, The Ballet: The Nutcracker, was also performed flawlessly, beautifully, and again the Orchestra was superb. Tickets are quite reasonable, and both experiences were welcome rays of sunshine while... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

My wife and I had the pleasure of seeing a fantastic performance of La Boheme at the Opera House. The building, inside and out, is stunning. The interior is spectacular and, unlike many other opera house that we have been to, the Lubljana Ballet and Opera House is relatively small. My guess would be that it seats about 500 guests.... More 

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