The coronavirus outbreak has resulted in significant restrictions on public life in Austria. The health authorities have banned indoor events up to and including July, 26. Performances of CATS in the RONACHER and ELISABETH in the courtyard of SCHLOSS SCHÖNBRUNN are also affected.
1 August & 5 September 2020 at the Viennese Rathausplatz
VBW hit musical I AM FROM AUSTRIA with the biggest hits by Rainhard Fendrich (book: Titus Hoffmann & Christian Struppeck) will be presented at this year’s film festival at the Viennese Rathausplatz on 1 August and 5 September 2020.
Vanessa Heinz and Oedo Kuipers will play the roles of Kim and Chris in Cameron Mackintosh’s internationally acclaimed production of Boublil & Schönberg’s musical MISS SAIGON from January 2021. VBW Artistic Director Christian Struppeck brings the famous musical by the writers of LES MISÉRABLES as the opening production at the newly renovated Raimund Theater.
The Vereinigten Bühnen Wien will also show the international hit CATS from autumn 2020 at the Ronacher. The VBW Artistic Director Christian Struppeck announced that the production will reopen due to the big public demand and full capacity.
At the beginning of January, the eminent US entertainment industry magazine “BroadwayWorld” chose its favourite musicals of 2018/19. Vereinigte Bühnen Wien productions came first in eight out of 14 categories.
MISS SAIGON, Cameron Mackintosh’s global smash hit production, will be in Vienna for the first time from the autumn of 2020. VBW Artistic Director Christian Struppeck brings the famous musical by Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg in the spectacular new version as the opening production at the newly renovated Raimund Theater from autumn 2020.
The Vereinigte Bühnen Wien invited to the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs. In honour of the 150th anniversary of relations between Austria and Japan, the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs welcomed as guests the Japanese ambassador His Excellency Kiyoshi Koinuma and Austrian businesses with close ties to Japan.