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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Eurovision Song Contest 2015

The 60th Eurovision Song Contest will be held on 23 May 2015 in the Austrian federal capital. more

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Vienna Festival

The programme of the Wiener Festwochen (Vienna Festival) - 14 May until 21 June 2015 - will have culture fans licking their lips in anticipation. more

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Wean hean Festival

Once again, the festival covers the full spectrum of the Wiener­lied genre from traditional examples to more modern versions of these typical Viennese songs, featuring 13 events at eight different venues until 11 May. more

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36th Austrian brass music festival

26 brass music groups from all Austrian provinces, South Tyrol, and Liechtenstein participate in the brass music festival on Saturday, 6 June 2015 in Vienna. more

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