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jOPERA Jennersdorf festival summer

jopera Jennersdorf Festival Summer

Outdoor opera at Tabor Castle

Every year in August the southernmost cultural festival in Burgenland takes place at Tabor Castle in Neuhaus am Klausenbach near Jennersdorf. The outdoor opera is the summer highlight at Tabor Castle. Every year, visitors are captivated by the open-air performances that play out against the wonderful backdrop of the castle. Unique and well-known melodies create an unforgettable evening under the Burgenland stars. 

Over the past two decades, jOPERA jennersdorf festival summer has established itself as one of the top European opera festivals. Director Peter Kerschbaum puts on exciting and entertaining productions with a fantastic cast of international stars. Performances are delivered without electro-acoustic amplification, but with a direct view of the orchestra. This impressive spectacle in the southernmost corner of Burgenland can no longer be considered an insider tip!

The jOPERA children’s and youth choir deserves special mention. Young musicians from the surrounding area have the opportunity to engage their singing voices and participate in various performances.