Premiere on July 07, 2020
Unfortunately, in view of the currently valid protective measures, which also apply to the stage events, the programme until the end of July cannot take place as planned. We ask for your understanding. This also applies to the premieres “Three Days in the Country” and “Under the Moon of Love”.
Schauspiel Leipzig will resume limited play operations from 12 June. Currently, the productions “Medea”, “The Big Sleep” and “Last but not last” are being produced, which comply with the corona protection measures for rehearsals and audience traffic. Tickets for the June performances can now be booked online. The box office is open Monday to Friday from 12 to 18 o'clock and during the Performances.

The season booklet for the coming season will be published at the beginning of June. Advance ticket sales for the performances in 2020/21 start on 03 September.

The following options apply to tickets already purchased for events taking place during this period:

  • Exchange: Your ticket will be rebooked for another performance
  • Voucher: You will receive a voucher for the value of your purchased card. Subscribers will automatically receive the performance value back as an exchange voucher
  • Refund: You return your card and receive a full refund
  • Donations: If you would like to waive the refund of the ticket price, we would be pleased if you donate the amount to the Freundeskreis Schauspiel Leipzig

Please contact us in any case, no matter which option you choose.

We are at your disposal either by telephone on 0341-1268 168 or by e-mail at Please let us know which option you would like to choose, as well as your name, first name, address, order number, day of performance and performance. In case of a refund, please also let us know your IBAN.

Please note that tickets purchased on the Internet (e.g. or at external ticket agencies can only be cancelled there.

We thank you in advance for your patience and ask for your understanding that due to the large number of cancellations, the processing of the return transfers may take some time.
We will inform you about current developments on our website.
Schauspiel Leipzig gives non-German-speaking citizens and guests the chance to experience a play with live translation into another language. On request, Schauspiel Leipzig is happy to provide English-language guided theatre tours.
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