Bregenzer Festival

Austria6900 Bregenz

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Location

Seebühne (or floating stage), with 7,000 seats, is the location for large-scale opera or musical performances on a stage over water on the shores of Lake Constance. The sets are spectacular, oversized, and truly something to behold. The extravagantly original and innovative productions/ stagings, frequently using the waters of the lake as an extension of the stage.

Music Program

Opera or musical productions on the floating stage generally tend to come from the popular operatic repertoire: Aida by Giuseppe Verdi in 2009 & 2010; Tosca by Giacomo Puccini in 2007–2008; Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi in 2005–2006; West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein in 2003-2004; La bohème by Giacomo Puccini in 2001–2002, and Ein Maskenball (Un ballo in maschera) by Giuseppe Verdi in 1999–2000.