Bad Hersfeld Festival
Bad Hersfeld Festival ©HA Hessen Agentur GmbH

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Bad Hersfeld Festival

It is without a doubt one of the most beautiful open-air stages in the world. The ruins of this abbey church are so stunning that they were used for theatre performances only a short time after the 1761 fire that devastated the building. The modern-day festival in the Hessian town of Bad Hersfeld was launched in 1951. Since that date, at least four plays or musicals have been performed in the ruins each summer – and the erection of a covered stand has allowed the show to go on whatever the weather.

Further information

Latest information:
Highlights of the 2014 programme include Maria Stuart, Don Quijote and the musical Kiss me Kate.

More acts for 2014 you can find on the website.

Upcoming dates:

13-Jun-2014 - 03-Aug-2014

Ticket prices:
Tickets are priced between €13.00 and €61.00.

All information on prices, dates and opening times are subject to change without notice.

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