Semperoper summer break

Our summer break starts on 16 July and we will be back on 31 August with the concert of the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester. Click here for our whole schedule:


During summer break the box office in the Schinkelwache remains closed from 24 July until 15 August. Personal inquiries or phone calls cannot be accepted during this time. Online ticket bookings are of course possible at Please send general inquiries by e-mail to We kindly ask for your patience in case of delays in sending tickets and vouchers and in responding to e-mail inquiries.

From 16 until 29 August, the box office’s opening hours are Monday to Friday from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. (closed Saturday, Sunday and public holidays). From 30 August, the box office will be open again as usual: Monday to Friday 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

We wish you a restful summer and are already looking forward to our next season 2021/22! 

Photo: Scene from »Die Zauberflöte/The Magic Flute« © Semperoper Dresden/Ludwig Olah