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An absolute must – the Wiltz Festival

Book your tickets now for this internationally renowned festival!

Les coulisses du festival sont tout aussi spectaculaires que le programme!Looking for unforgettable performances of a unique quality? Then don't miss the 64th edition of the Wiltz Festival starting on 1 July 2016! At this internationally renowned festival in the 'capital of the Ardennes', there will be a parade of exceptional performers and bands right in front of your eyes on the stage of the splendid open-air theatre against the backdrop of the Wiltz castle.

Discover a varied programme!

Our highlights of the 2016 edition are:

  • The Cinderella ballet on 1 July and the Swan Lakeballet on 2 July, performed by the Moscow City Ballet;
  • Giuseppe Verdi's extremely famous operas, Un Ballo in Maschera and Aida performed by the National Opera of Lviv (Ukraine) on 8 and 9 July;
  • The Night of Jazz on 6 July with the Luxembourg jazz trio Reis Demuth Wiltgen.

Take a look at the details of the programme on the website of the Wiltz Festival, and take advantage of this unique opportunity to meet internationally renowned artists.

A major festival of international renown

Book your tickets now by ringing the festival office at (+352) 95 81 45. Special trains running between Wiltz and Luxembourg City are being put in place after each performance.

Since 1953, the festival has been offering each year a number of theatre, dance and opera performances, as well as classical and jazz concerts, against the historic backdrop of Wiltz castle.

Stars and legends from the world of music and theatre enchanted the Wiltz audience in the past. They included Dee Dee Bridgewater, Maurice Béjart, Chick Corea, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, David Garrett, Herbie Hancock and Mstislav Rostropovitch.

(Article written by the editorial staff of the portal www.luxembourg.lu)

  • Updated 28-06-2016