Don Giovanni - Marionette Opera
Highlights / General details
See a production of Mozart's opera Don Giovanni performed at the Marionette Theatre and experience one of Prague's proudest theatre traditions first hand. The theatre's tall puppets dressed in original 18th century costumes have enchanted an international audience of young and old for nearly two decades.
Mozart composed "The Opera of Operas" - Don Giovanni - especially for Prague and he personally conducted its world first performance in 1787 at the Prague Estates Theatre (Stavovské Theatre). National Marionette Theatre presents this brilliant opera in the unique version using the classical marionettes. Tall marionettes as well as the stylish period costumes and original stage effects can be seen in the performance. It is presented in the original Italian librette and lasts about two hours.
Admission - The performance is played in Italian only; Tour is operated in English.
Hotel pick-up is not included; Optional Gratuities.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily (June-August); Daily except Wednesday (May & September); Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (March-April & October); Monday, Thursday (January-February & November-December). The Performance always starts at 8:00pm. Please arrive 15 minutes prior the tour.
Approximately 2 hours.
Tour departs from the Grayline stand at Narodni 38 and exchange voucher.
Tour ends at the National Marionette Theatre, Žatecká Street 1, Prague 1.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior the tour.
The program of performances is variable. It is necessary to make reservation at least 48 hours beforehand.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**