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You can either choose our smart best seat booking system or have a look at the detailes seating chart in order to select your setas in the seatmap individually.

You can either choose our smart best seat booking system or have a look at the detailes seating chart in order to select your setas in the seatmap individually.

Information for ticket purchase

On it is possible to book up to 15 tickets for the performances using your credit card or by means of the payment system giropay. Concessions are unavailable for online bookings. The purchase is offered by the company to their terms and conditions. There is a system fee of 3 Euro (Season 2016/17) or 4 Euro (Season 2017/18) per ticket.

The easiest and fastest way to get hold of your tickets: Using the Print@Home system you can easily and securely purchase and print your desired tickets and gift vouchers by visiting Moreover you can download your ticket on your Smartphone. A unique barcode ensures the validity of your tickets.
Please note that concessions are unavailable for tickets purchased in this way, and that no cancellations and subsequent alterations can be made to your booking when using Print@Home-Tickets and Smartphone-Tickets.

You have the option of reserving tickets by phone during normal Visitor Service opening hours. Such bookings are regarded as binding.
Tickets booked less than three weeks before the scheduled performance cannot be paid for by invoice. Instead payment must be made by credit card or, following a binding reservation, by cash at the box office.

Postal Bookings
Ticket orders will be accepted by our Visitor Service by post or in electronic form (fax and e-mail).
You will receive a written confirmation of the order.

Tickets sent by post
If requested, tickets will be sent by post as soon as payment is received. If there is insufficient time for postal delivery (10 days or less before the scheduled performance date) your tickets will be held at the evening box office under your name or customer number. Such tickets should be collected no later than 30 minutes before the scheduled performance.

Unused tickets – Refunds
For not attended performances tickets will not be compensated. Tickets cannot be refunded after purchase. If you are unable to use your tickets, you may return them to the Semperoper for sale on commission until curtain time – except for Print@Home-Tickets and Smartphone-Tickets, which are excluded from the right of return. The Semperoper may, but will not be obliged to, resell them on your behalf. If your tickets are successfully resold the Semperoper will refund to you the face value of the tickets purchased, minus an administration fee of 10% per ticket (minimum amount €6 per ticket) after the performance. The Semperoper cannot guarantee the successful resale of any returned tickets.

Sight restrictions/Surtitles
Please note that there are seats with restricted sight on the outer edge as well as in the third and fourth balcony. Moreover there is a limited view of the multilingual surtitles from the side seats. The surtitles are an additional service, so there is no claim on visibility of the surtitles.

Selected programmes for the current season can be purchased at the Visitor Service or online at when purchasing the tickets.

Guided tours
Prior to numerous performances we offer a guided tour, which can easily be purchased with your tickets online. Please note that a participation in these guided tours is linked with the attendance of a performance.
Semperoper Erleben offers a wide range of individually designed guided tours in several languages. This way the magic of this opera house is turned into an experience for every age and interest group.
Discover its magnificent architecture and let yourself be enchanted by the ornate premises. Find out the background behind what makes such unique acoustics in the artistically furnished viewing room and experience everything about this splendid opera’s eventful history, its artists and secrets.

Look forward to an exciting guided tour in the Semperoper!

More information can be obtained under

T +49 351 320 736 - 0
F +49 351 320 736 - 11

Terms and conditions for vouchers and discounts

To give pleasure and remain flexible

With vouchers you can give an opera visit, without having to fix on a specific performance. The vouchers are available worth
€5, €10, €20, €50 and €100 are valid for three years and can be redeemed for almost every events of Semperoper Dresden (Excluded are exclusive events, special events and guest performances). You can buy vouchers at our box office in the Schinkelwache at Theaterplatz, by phone at the visitor service on telephone number +49 0351 4911-705 or online at our website The print@home option provided by Semperoper Dresden allows you to print out your ticket on your own computer.
The general terms and conditions of Semperoper Dresden apply.


Severely disabled people with a disability of at least 80 % receive a discount of 50 % on regular tickets (see price list) upon presentation of their severely handicapped pass. Accompanying persons indicated in the pass receive the same discount. Reduced prices are available for tickets of €12 and more, for price categories 1 through 5. Discounts are only valid with respective documentation and are not transferable. Any subsequent discount is excluded. Discounts cannot be granted for tickets purchased on the internet.

Student Discounts

Pupils and students can purchase remaining tickets for €10 at the evening box office from 30 minutes before curtain time (tickets subject to availability, minimum ticket price €12 for categories 1-5) on presenting a valid student or school identity card. Symphony concerts, guest performances, external events, special events and exclusive performances are excluded from this offer.

Discount for children

Children up to 16 years can purchase a reduced-price ticket (50 % discount). The discount is granted for tickets with a minimum ticket price of €12 for categories 1-5. This offer does not include premieres, symphony concerts, guest performances, external events, special events and exclusive performances.


Don Giovanni
Semperoper, 19/04/2017, 7:00 pm