Theater Basel


07. Oktober

Heute beginnt der Tag um 09:00 Uhr im Theatercafé. Tanzen oder Lesen in der GGG-Bibliothek kann man ab 11:00 Uhr im Foyer Public. Um 20:30 Uhr wird in der  Alten Billettkasse ein Text der ukrainischen Autorin Natalia Vorozhbyt zur Lesung gebracht. Eintritt nach Selbsteinschätzung.

With a Theater Basel subscription you can save 10 – 20% on ticket prices. Subscriptions for the 22/23 season have been on sale online in our ticket shop since 1 July 2022.


Grand Finale – Ballett

A big bang of dance and music. Choreography & music by Hofesh Shechter. 

Shechter is a ruthless observer of the present. Above all, he is able to produce emotionally captivating art, (…) while sending shock waves of realisation through [our] minds.
Süddeutsche Zeitung
  • Eine Szene aus Salome
  • Eine Szene aus Salome
  • Eine Szene aus Salome

Salome Opera

  • Eine Szene aus Heidi
  • Eine Szene aus Heidi
  • Eine Szene aus Heidi

Heidi Ballet

Der Freischütz – Opera

Christoph Marthaler's latest Opera, with Rolf Romei, Nicole Chevalier, Jochen Schmeckenbecher, Rosemary Hardy, Ueli Jäggi and Raphael Clamer. The  Kammerorchester Basel is playing under musical direction of Titus Engel. Watch the trailer!

Basel Tastemakers

Join the Tastemakers for curated events at the Theater Basel. Suitable for English speakers, open to everyone. No fee – just the price of a ticket.

Onkel Wanja – Play

Wanja dreamed for many years of being an artist. But dreaming alone does not change the world, not even your own. Antú Romero Nunes stages the Swiss German adaptation of Checkov's classic, written by Lucien Haug. Resumption: 28 September

Eine Szene aus ‹Onkel Wanja›

Resist – Opera

The biennial project with students from the FHNW – an experimental festival with two performances per evening on Kleine Bühne. Free entry. Eintritt frei. Premiere: 15 October!

Lady in the Dark – Opera

Martin G. Berger stages Kurt Weill's Musical Play with Delia Mayer, Stefan Kurt, Martin Hug and many more. Premiere on Grosse Bühne: 29. October!

New Year's Eve Party

This year's New Year's Eve Party takes place in Winter wonderland! The programme is now online, Tickets are on sale from 1 October on. 

Grafik eines Feuerwerks