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Riva Tre Novembre 1, 34121, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

I have been to many performances there (I'm a local expat in Trieste). A great professionalism of all involved always makes it for a good experience

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank expatslivingintriest
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This historic opera house is beautiful. My wife and I saw La Traviata there and it was outstanding. The orchestra was very good.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SoonerSteve
Reviewed 8 July 2018

From great operas to music concerts, they all happen here. It does not cost the earth either, like back in Melbourne. Worth a look for something different

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Lovely theatre and wonderful performance of Lucia di Lammermoor. Had seats in Row 6 of stalls and by UK standards prices reasonable.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LesStaffordshire
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Teatro is said to be one of the biggest opera houses in the world .This performance was exceptional and we were fortunate to get Gallery level 2 tickets for 28.50 Euros just minutes before the opening . Though we had to lean forward a bit...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Kalyana R
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Impressive theater. I really enjoyed the interior, the performance and the backstage, as well. Do not miss it!

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank 305aggelikik
Reviewed 24 September 2016

From outside like the La Scala in Milan, inside like the La Fenice in Venice. It was rebuilt several times, nowadays it has about 1200 seats. As it was long time in the Austro-Hungarian Monarchia, still today since 40 years, they have a summer operetta...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Inside the Trieste opera house is a smaller, less grand version of the Venice Fenice theater. The same architect who designed Fenice built it in 1801. It was however completed by another architect who chose a more ornate Neo Classical style for its exterior. It...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Luisella P
Reviewed 3 December 2014

its enthusiastic relationship with the operagoing public. Try to get a good seat; in a town of opera-lovers they sell out quickly.

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank MiguelJ
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Very close to the main square Piazza Unità, Teatro Verdi was built according to the project of Teatro alla Scala in Milan. Opposite to its entrance beautiful, just refurbished Gallery with the atmosphere of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Trieste_ItalyMch
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