Some Reasons Why You Should Attend More Concerts and Theatre
Performances in Geneva
Concert and Theater in Geneva
Seeing your favorite band perform in Concert Geneva, can be one of the most exciting moments in your life. There is nothing like seeing your idol perform to a huge crowd of admiring fans singing back every word of the song. This is truly inspiring! By the way, did you know that going to a concert could be as good for you as a cardio workout? Did you know that you can burn up to 600 calories at a rock concert? It is a perfect excuse as to why you didn’t go to the gym last week. So, if you get the opportunity to see your favorite band perform in Concert Geneva, just take it and don't look back! We all know that concert tickets in Geneva are sometimes way too expensive, on the other hand, it is not rare that high-demand concerts are often sold out. Actually, did you know that a lot of tickets are bought by the ticket brokers long before the sale to the general public begins? This reduces your chances of seeing your favorite band live to a minimum. However, you can keep your finger on the pulse and avoid “sold-out” situations by getting informed about the concerts and ticket presales in Geneva through our daily updated website.
There are so many reasons why theatre has been around for hundreds of years and still retains its popularity throughout the world – whether we talk about Western Europe or Africa. Theatre Geneva is no exception to this general phenomenon. According to statistics Geneva has the highest annual theatre attendance per capita. So, what makes it so popular? Theatre brings people together, it helps escape from the everyday and experience something new and exciting, it brings meaning, it inspires, it motivates. Theatre tells the lives of others, but helps understand your own too, it shapes our believes and values. And most importantly, theatre is alive! In the digital age when we tend to spend more and more time in front of a computer or television, ability to differently captivate moments in time is truly unique! So now what? Go. Go and discover Theater Geneva whether it is a comedy show, drama, musical, dance, classical opera or cabaret. There are plenty of options available in Geneva – check our website and enjoy.
Performance Venues in Geneva
Grand Theater in Geneva
Are you eager to experience the world-class opera, classical music or ballet? Grand Theater Geneva is an iconic venue to enjoy innovative productions of classical operas and ballets, captivating contemporary pieces and unforgettable music concerts. Grand Théâtre de Genève has officially opened its doors to the public in 1879 with a performance of Gioachino Antonio Rossini's epic William Tell. Though the Grand Theatre de Geneve was heavily devastated by fire in 1951, after extensive reconstruction, it reopened to the public in December 1962 with Don Carlos, a five-act grand opera by Giuseppe Verdi. Since this reopening, Grand Theater Geneva draws some of the world’s most exciting conductors, singers, composers, choreographers and dancers from Switzerland and abroad. It seats more than 1 500 people and has one of the largest scenes in Switzerland. In 2016 the Grand Théâtre de Genève closed for further renovations and until its reopening in 2019 all performances are taking place in a temporary location - Opera des Nations at Avenue de France 40, 1202 Geneva. Check our website and discover many exciting performances this season at Grand Theater Geneva, including Goethe’s Faust, the Figaro’s trilogy, Don Giovanni and many others.
The Theatre du Leman is a performance venue located in the same building as Grand Hotel Kempinski and overlooking the Lake Geneva. Theater du Leman seats 1 300 people and offers mainstream concerts, comedy shows, dance pieces and other events. There is always a good mix of performances ranging from classical pieces to most recent cutting-edge productions, from Italy’s 20th century legend Umberto Tozzi to one of the most popular contemporary ballet company’s - Complexions. Find out what’s currently on in Theater du Leman and what’s coming up next on our website and don’t miss out on the top shows in Geneva.
Find Things to do in Geneva
Looking for Geneva Events? Trying to find out what’s on in the city tonight, tomorrow or next Saturday night? Wondering what are the best things to do and see in Geneva? Looking for some weekend inspiration? No problem. Our user-friendly search engine lists events by location, date and category and allows you to see what's going on in Geneva on any given day. According to the TripAdvisor, there are nearly 200 tourist attractions and 1586 restaurants in Geneva, which is definitely more than enough to satisfy any needs… With so many things going on, it’s easy to get overwhelmed or to end up in the run-down, kitschy tourist locations. We launched our website with an aim to establish one single platform listing all the major Geneva Events and best things to do in Geneva, so that each of you could enjoy a truly authentic Geneva experience.
What’s on this Weekend in Geneva?
Agenda Geneva Weekend Events
Got no plans for the weekend? Want to fill your time with something more meaningful than spending your time on Facebook or Instagram and ordering pizza straight to the bed? Make sure to regularly check out our website for Agenda Geneva Weekend and find out best things to do on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. From hottest gigs to family-friendly events, from bear tasting to fine dining at Michelin 3-star restaurants, from a relaxing stroll in the park to dancing through the night in some of the fanciest European clubs based in Geneva - our list offers many exciting and fun things to do on a Weekend Geneva. Every month we update our database with nearly 300 new events and attractions happening in the city. Be sure you will find something you like. Exciting sporting events if you are a sports fan, original museum exhibitions and gallery openings if you are an art admirer, fancy restaurants if you are a foodie, world class theatrical productions if you are a theater lover, live music concerts if you are someone crazy for rock, hip-hop or pop. There’s so much going on in Geneva that you will never be stuck for something to do. Geneva offers world class events and experiences and we will help you keep a pulse on what's going on, so that you do not miss out on the events you love.