Getting in tune with Christmas! Theatre and music

In the lead in to Christmas, Linz's stages continue to offer a rich cultural programme of opera, theatre and ballet.

Brucknerhaus

  • December 2 to 22, 2017
    Festival Advent Weihnacht (Christmas)
  • November 25 to 26, 2017
    mini.music
  • November 27, 2017
    Die Seer
  • December 2, 2017
    Vom Himmel hoch
  • December 4, 2017
    Monzart pur
  • December 4, 2017
    ‚Adieu‘ French Connection Plus
  • December 5, 2017
    zeitgeist / vokal
  • December 8, 2017
    Andy Lee Lang & The Spirit: Rockin‘ Christmas
  • December 8, 2017
    Bachlchor Christmas Songs
  • December 11, 2017
    ‚Poesie und Widerstand‘ – Konstantin Wecker turns 70
  • December 12, 2017
    London Affairs
  • December 13, 2017
    Salzburg Christmas 2017
  • December 17, 2017
    Heinz Haunold – 40th stage anniversary
  • December 17, 2017
    midi.music - The Nut Cracker
  • December 18, 2017
    Afro American Gospel
  • December 22, 2017
    Brucknerhaus Christmas Gala

Information and tickets:
Brucknerhaus, phone +43 732 775230, E-Mail: kassa@liva.co.at

Landestheater Linz

Kammerspiele

  • December 1, 4, 6, 15 and 25
    Anatol
  • Novenber 14 and 28, December 7, 14, 18, 21, 2017
    Geächtet

Junges Theater

  • November 18, 19, 25, 26 and December 3, 2017
    Wunderland
  • December 9, 16, 17
    Parzival Short Cuts

Schauspielhaus

  • November 22, 217
    Frühlingserwachen
  • November 18 and December 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017
    Das Sparschwein
  • November 25 and December 2 and 12, 2017
    Antigone
  • November 26, 2017
    OÖN-Christkindl-Gala 2017
  • December 13, 2017
    Manu Delago – Metromonk Tour
  • December 22, 2017
    Miguel Herz-Kestranek – Salzkammergut Christmas

Musiktheater

Opera/Operetta

  • November 25, 28, 30 and December 3, 11, 23, 017
    Rigoletto
  • December 21, 25, 30, 2017
    Hänsel and Gretel
  • December 2, 13, 16, 19, 2017
    Eine Nacht in Venedig
  • November 22 and December 15, 26, 2017
    Die Frau ohne Schatten

Musical

  • December 1, 4, 22 and 28, 2017
    Hairspray
  • November 18, 22, 24, 25, 28, 30 and December 2, 5, 9, 13, 15, 16, 19, 23, 30, 2017
    Forever young

Ballet

  • November 18, 21 and December 26, 2017
    Music for a while
  • December 9, 20, 29, 2017
    Die kleine Meerjungfrau

Special Events

  • November 27, 2017
    Flo’s Jazz Casino – Christmas Swing
  • December 1, 2017
    Jazzlounge: Namby Pamby Boy
  • December 8, 2017
    Die Dornrosen: Knecht Ruprecht’s Töchter Vol. II
  • December 9, 2017
    Cobario – Ten Worlds Tour
  • December 14, 2017
    Conchita and Band (sold out)
  • December 16, 2017
    Mosaik - Chamber musik
  • December 17, 2017
    44. Sonntagsfoyer

Information and tickets: www.landestheater-linz.at
Telephone International +43 (0)732/76 11-400
E-Mail kassa@landestheater-linz.at

Program in Linz churches

Mariendom (New cathedral)

  • December 2, 2017 to January 7, 2018 and January 14, 21, 28, 2018
    Crib of the cathedral, crypt
    9:30 - 12 am and 4 – 6 pm
  • December 1, 2017, 8 pm
    Don Kosaken Chor Serge Jaroff
  • December 2, 2017, 8 pm
    The Christmas Gospel - Black music and gospel in the New Cathedral.
  • December 15, 2017, 8 pm
    Tradional Voices of Christmas - traditional alpine Christmas music.

Minoritenkirche

Musica Sacra

  • December 3, 2017
    1. Advent – Rosamunde
  • December 10, 2017
    2. Advent – Magnificat
  • December 17, 2017
    3. Advent – Singer Pur

Minoritenkirche, starting at 5 pm
Information and tickets: www.musicasacra.at, remaining tickets at the door (one hour before the beginning)

Alter Dom/Ignatiuskirche (Old cathedral)

  • December 6, 13, 20, 6 pm
    Organ meditation in Advent 2017. Free admission!

Parish church Urfahr

  • December 15, 2017
    ‚Alpenländischer Advent‘. Schulstraße 4

Parish church Linz-St. Peter (Spallerhofkirche)

  • December 23, 2017
    The Magic of Christmas – “Peace on Earth” – Christmas concert. Free admission, donations requested!

Further theater and music experiences during Christams time

Schuhbeck’s teatro

  • November 22, 2017 to January 22, 2018
    Tabakfabrik Linz

Do you fancy spending an elegant evening accompanied by stunning acrobatics and culinary delights? Look forward to pleasurable hours full of wit and charm at teatro in Linz.

The fascinating show is giving its first ever guest performances in Austria. Star chef Alfons Schuhbeck will enchant you with his exquisite creations.

Information and tickets: www.teatro-linz.at

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Theater Phönix

  • December 5, 2017, 7:30 pm
    ‚Theo Helm meets Anna Katt‘ (concert)

Tickets and information on www.theater-phoenix.at

Konzertwinter 5-Uhr Tee at ‚Josef‘

  • December 3, 2017; 5 pm
    The Times
  • December 10, 2017; 5 pm
    John TC & the Troubleshooters
  • December 17, 2017
    Flamingos
  • December 23, 2017
    Jupiters

Every Sunday until Christmas bands will play in the restaurant ‚Josef‘

Kulturzentrum Hof

  • November 30 and December 1, 2017; 8 pm
    Peter Ratzenbeck: live in Concert (christmas concert with guitar)
  • December 16, 2017; 8 pm
    Navidad Latina

Information: www.kulturzentrum-hof.at, phone +43 732 774863 or office@kulturzentrum-hof.at

Casino Linz

  • December 16, 2017; 7 pm
    Christmas Party: ‚Santa Claus spielt auf

Information and tickets: Casino Linz, phone +43 732 65448717100 or linz@casinos.at

Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität

  • December 11, 2017; 7.30 pm
    ‚Musik zur Weihnacht‘ (Music for Christmas time)

Works by Mozart, Telemann and traditional polyphonic Christmas carols. Information on www.bruckneruni.at