Advance booking service and information for visitors

Vorverkaufskasse im Künstlerhaus
Sophienstr. 2
30159 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 - 168 412 22

Mon - Fri: 12.00 – 18.00 hrs

Online ticket sales

Advance bookings can be made up to one day before the event is due to begin (online ticket bookings must be made at least one week in advance). Please allow sufficient time for postage and payment if tickets are to be sent by mail. An advance booking fee is charged, please note that postage is not included in the ticket price. Tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged.

Concessions apply to students and trainees up to 30 years of age as well as social benefits claimants, those performing voluntary service (BFD-/FSJ-/FJ-/FWD-Leistende) and Hannover-Aktiv Pass holders upon presentation of the relevant documents.

Festival passes are only available in the advance booking office in Künstlerhaus. Visitors purchasing entrance tickets for four different events are entitled to a complimentary fifth ticket of the same price category for an additional event (quote “festival-abo”). Festival passes are not available online.

Benefits for advance bookers
All 2019 festival tickets - except on September, 7th (Fireworks competition) - entitle the holder to visit the Herrenhäuser Gärten and Berggarten from 5.30 pm until closing time at 7 pm on the day of the event (last admittance 6 pm). This festival extra is offered in cooperation with the Herrenhäuser Gärten.

On-site ticket sales
Venue box offices open 1 hour before the performance start time.

Admission fees / Ballhof Eins

There will be free admission to the performances at Ballhof Zwei on September, 4th at 7.15 or at 9.30 pm if a ticket for the performance at Ballhof Eins on September, 4th at 8.00 pm has been purchased. It is obligatory to register for one of the performances at Ballhof Zwei at the advance sales at the Künstlerhaus beforehand – otherwise the admission cannot be guaranteed. If the seat capacities at the Ballhof Zwei have been reached, there might be no possibility to choose between the two starting times any more.

  Full Price Concession
Category I 22 € 18 €
Category II 18 € 14 €
Admission fees / Orangerie Herrenhausen
  Full Price Concession
Category I 23 € 19 €
Category II 19 € 15 €
Category III 15 € 11 €
Admission Fees / Hochschule f. Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover
  Full Price Concession
Category I 23 € 19 €
Category II 19 € 15 €
Category III 15 € 11 €
Admission Fees / Schauspielhaus
  Full Price Concession
Category I 26 € 22 €
Category II 22 € 18 €
Category III 18 € 14 €
Category IV 14 € 10 €

Please note

Performances begin punctually at the advertised time. There will be no admittance after the performance has begun.

In the interests of the artists and the audience, sound and visual recordings and the use of mobile telephones are not permitted during events.

Press photographers must have permits.

The festival’s events are not necessarily suitable for children. Please contact the festival office for advice on visiting the festival with children.

The full seating capacity may not always be available due to the requirements of individual productions.