Music, Theatre and Dance

With its worldwide reputation as a city of music, Vienna's first-class orchestras and ensembles give the city its seal of excellence. Alongside contemporary music, classical music continues to play a vital role.

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Richard Strauss

To mark the 150th anniversary of Strauss' birth throughout the year, both before and after the actual birth­day on 11 June, numerous other Richard Strauss works can be heard in Vienna. more


Dance and musical centre

As at September, the Performing Center Austria at Gasometer offers training programmes in the areas of dancing, singing, and acting. more

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Eurovision Song Contest 2015

Now it is definite: the 60th European Song Contest in 2015 will be held in the Austrian federal capital. more

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