Mon 11:00-18:00, Kleine Billettkasse
Tue-Fri 11:00-18:00, Foyer
Evening box office opens 1 hour before the performance

+41 (0)61 295 11 33
billettkasse@theater-basel.ch

Opening hours during the carnival
Mon 19.02. Box office
Tue 20.02. closed
Wed 21.02. Box office
Evening box office opens 1 hour before the performance

Subscriptions 23/24 go on sale on 16 May 2023. More

On 1 July, all premiere and subscription dates for the 23/24 season go on sale. For all stages. On the 1st of the previous month, we release all further performance dates for the next month, for example on 1 September for October.

Mediathek

All performances, all stages. Also in advance booking and in the ticket shop. Also for premieres:

From CHF 30.- to a maximum of CHF 145.-.

Prices are higher at weekends than during the week and can be adjusted according to capacity.

  • For all up to 16 years
  • For all in education up to 30 years
  • For all with KulturLegi**

CHF 20.- on Grosse Bühne and CHF 10.- at Schauspielhaus and on the Kline Bühne. All performances, also in advance booking and in the ticket shop. Also for premieres.

Our discount rates apply on presentation of the relevant valid ID at the ticket office and on admission. They already apply in advance booking, for all venues and premieres. As a rule, not for guest performances and special events. Subject to availability.

**The 20.-/10.- fare for KulturLegi must be activated once at the ticket office.

People with residence status N, F, B (with "refugee status") as well as protection status S have the opportunity to obtain one free ticket each at the box office upon presentation of the certificate. Subject to availability. The tickets are financed by private donors through our participation programme 'One More'. More

Event tip with Ukrainian surtitles: The play 'Das Leben ist unaufhaltsam' by the Ukrainian author Natalia Blok, premiere: 16 November, Schauspielhaus.

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  • 10% discount for groups of 11 or more, 20% from the 21st person, 30% from the 31st person
  • IV: 50% discount
  • AHV: around 15% discount for performances on Sundays and public holidays
  • Travellers: 50% at the box office with the BaselCard
  • CHF 30 tickets are excluded from discount offers

Our discount rates apply on presentation of the relevant valid ID at the ticket office and on admission. They are already valid in advance, for all venues and premieres. As a rule, not for guest performances and special events. Subject to availability.The AHV discount is non-transferable.

All information about our subscriptions can be found here:

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Bider & Tanner
Aeschenvorstadt 2
4051 Basel

Municipal administration Riehen
Customer centre
Wettsteinstrasse 1
4125 Riehen

Cantonal Library Baselland
Emma Herwegh Square 4
4410 Liestal

People with residence status N, F, B (with "refugee status") as well as protection status S have the opportunity to obtain one free ticket each at the box office upon presentation of the certificate. Subject to availability. The tickets are financed by private donors through our participation programme 'One More'. More

With gifts from Theater Basel, you won't just make your loved ones happy. Here are a few gift tips for the winter and the whole year. More

You can buy our gift vouchers in fixed amounts of CHF 50 or CHF 100, as well as for a free amount between CHF 1 and CHF 500. More

Buy (at least) one more ticket. This is your way of giving people the gift of a theatre visit who cannot afford it. At the box office or in the ticket shop for CHF 20.- per ticket. More

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Background information on the piece, the author and the director's concept can be found at the introductions. They always take place 30 minutes before the start of the performance on Grosse Bühne and in the Schauspielhaus. In just ten minutes, the dramaturgy prepares you perfectly for your visit to the theatre.

On request, we offer introductions for school classes in the classroom.

  • 30 minutes before the performance
  • Grosse Bühne: Foyer, Level 6
  • Schauspielhaus: Gallery, 1st floor
  • Kleine Bühne: by announcement only

Do you already know our introductory podcasts? Available in German only on Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts or in the media library. More

    Opera performances on Grosse Bühne and in the Schauspielhaus are surtitled in German and English. Drama performances on Grosse Bühne and in the Schauspielhaus are surtitled in English. Premieres excepted. In the 23/24 season, selected performances will be surtitled in French.

    We save electricity. We are also implementing the City of Basel's 4-step plan. You can read about the measures our visitors notice and are affected by in the energy-saving plan.

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    Öffentlicher Verkehr

    Wir freuen uns, wenn Sie mit dem öffentlichen Verkehr zu uns kommen!

    • SBB-Verbindungen für Grosse & Kleine Bühne. Mehr
    • SBB-Verbindungen für das Schauspielhaus. Mehr

    Tram ab Basel SBB

    Ab Bahnhof SBB Tram Nr. 2, 8, 11 bis zur Haltestelle ‹Bankverein›. Zu Fuss in Richtung Barfüsserplatz den Steinentorberg hinunter geht man 10 Minuten, das Theater befindet sich hinter dem Tinguely-Brunnen auf der linken Seite. Oder Tram Nr. 10 bis zur Haltestelle ‹Theater›. 

    Neu! Lift direkt ins Foyer

    Nutzen Sie den Lift in der Theaterstrasse, gegenüber der Tramhaltestelle. Dieser bringt Sie direkt in das Foyer des Theater Basel.

    Velo

    Stellplätze für Zweiräder finden sich rund um das Theater und das Schauspielhaus.

    Auto

    Das Parkhaus Theater an der Theaterstrasse 7 bietet 150 Parkplätze, eine Reservierung ist nicht möglich. Zufahrt via Steinentorstrasse.

    • Montag bis Samstag ab 18:30 Uhr
    • Sonn- und Feiertage ab 1 Stunde vor Vorstellungsbeginn
    • Kosten: CHF 7.–
    • Barrierefrei, rollstuhlgängiges WC

    Weitere Parkmöglichkeiten: Parkhaus Elisabethen, Parkhaus Steinen, Parkhaus Drachencenter, Anfosparkhaus

    Nomad – Design & Lifestyle Hotel

    Urban, einzigartig und inspirierend. Das ist unser Partnerhotel Nomad, das 4-Sterne Hotel mitten im Stadtzentrum, direkt um die Ecke beim Theater im Brunngässlein 8, 4052 Basel, +41 61 690 91 60.

    www.nomad.ch

    Krafft Hotel – Direkt am Rhein

    Auch dieses 4-Sterne-Hotel ist unser Partnerhotel. Es ist eines von vier Hotels in Basel, die direkt am Rhein liegen und seit der Gründerzeit als Hotel fungiert.  Das Krafft Hotel ist ca. 15 Gehminuten entfernt vom Theater in der Rheingasse 12, 4058 Basel,  +41 61 690 91 30

    www.krafftbasel.ch