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Opening of the Salzburg Festival

Salzburg Festival 2017

The festival summer 2017 starts and the Salzburg Festival opens its doors again today. From 21 July to 30 August, 2017 the city will once more be enchanted with the best music and art. Numerous operas, concerts and plays can be seen and heard. The Salzburg Festival begins today with a performance by “Jedermann” at the Cathedral Square. This year, Tobias Moretti will play the part of “Jedermann” and Stefanie Reinsperger his lover, the “Buhlschaft”.


Opening party of the Salzburg Festival

The opening of the Salzburg Festival will be accompanied by a great program on Saturday 22 July 2017, which is open for free admission with exhibitions, concerts and numeral events. All venues of the Salzburg Festival and the entire old town will be part of the opening program, starting at 10.15 am. The day ends at 10.30 pm with the traditional torch dance at the “Residenzplatz” Square.
Free tickets for the opening program can be found at the counter of the Salzburg Festival, Hofstallgasse 1.


We wish all Salzburg citizens and all guests an artistically exciting weekend and look forward to an fantastic festival summer.


Photo: Torch dance © Land Salzburg, Kulturabteilung