The Patronatsverein organizes group trips exclusively for members with  visits to opera, theatre and dance performances including an attractive  accompanying program.
Members receive information and the opportunity to register via Spotlight NEWS.
You might like to browse through the program for the current and previous trips.
The trips planned for 2020 and 2021 could not take place due to COVID-19.

Trip of the Patronatsvereins | Düsseldorf November 01 – 03, 2023

Die Zauberflöte | Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Production Barrie Kosky
“The Mozart opera, in a production that has cult status from Berlin to L.A.: Opera meets video animation in perfection” Deutsche Oper am Rhein

Orpheus in der Unterwelt | Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Jacques Offenbach
Production Barrie Kosky
“Fast-paced, witty, salacious: Greek saga as a splashy operetta spectacle” Deutsche Oper am Rhein

Visit to the Classic Remise Düsseldorf with guided tour of the classic car exhibition City tour of Düsseldorf with a focus on architecture including the Media Harbor Guided tour of the K20 Art Collection: influential artistic trends of the 20th century Guided tour ‘Langen Foundation’: building by Japanese architect Tadeo Ando, exhibitions “The Four Seasons” (works from the Edo period) and “Beautiful Disasters” by Conny Maier

Trip of the Patronatsverein | 11th – 13ht of May 2023

Das Märchen vom Zaren Saltan | Opéra National du Rhin Strasbourg
Nikolai Rimski-Korsakow. Co-production with Opera la Monnaie, Brussels and Theatro Real Madrid.

Manru | Opéra National de Lorraine, Nancy
Ignacy Jan Paderewski. Co-production with Oper Halle. Performed in the original German language. Faust Award Perspektivpreis 2022.Have a look into the wonderful opera house at Nancy following this >>

The journey of Patronatsverein to Strasbourg and Nancy is planned with an attractive additional program of interesting sightseeing and culinary experiences.

Shortly after announcing this trip, it had been sold out completely. As a member of Patronatsverein you receive all information about upcoming trips directly into your E-Mail Intray.

We would love for you to join us on journeys in the future.

Trip of the Patronatsverein | Erl July 07 – 11, 2022

Opening Concert | Festspielhaus Erl
Works by Ernest Chausson, Erich Wolfgang Korngold and Zoltán Kodály
Orchestra and Choir of the Tyrolean Festival Erl

Oper Bianca e Falliero | Festspielhaus Erl
Gioachino Rossini
Unfortunately Corona infection in the ensemble, nevertheless a wonderful replacement programme:
Arias from Bianca e Falliero
Ballet music from the opera Faust by Charles Gounod

Premiere of the opera Die Walküre | Passionsspielhaus Erl
Engelbert Humperdinck
directed by Brigitte Fassbaender

Concert “Wherever I go” | Festspielhaus Erl
Musicbanda Franui and Bavarian Radio Choir
A look behind the scenes at the Festspielhaus Erl,
Guided tour of the Riedel glassworks in Kufstein,
Herb hike at the Aschingeralm
Guided tour of Kufstein Fortress with concert on the Heldenorgan

Trip of the Patronatsverein | Dresden October 10 – 13, 2019

Opera | Fidelio | Semperoper Dresden
By Ludwig van Beethoven
Welcoming address by the former President
of the Federal Republic of Germany Joachim Gauck

Theatre | The Cherry Orchard | Staatsschauspiel Dresden
By Anton Chekhov, in a new production directed
Andreas Kriegenburg

Dance | Moto Perpetuo and Alter Ego | Festspielhaus Hellerau
Premiere of a new choreography by Jacopo Godani
Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company

Visit and guided tour of the Garden City Hellerau or visit to the Deutsche Werkstätten Hellerau, guided tour of the historic old town, Residenzschloss, German Hygiene Museum, Pillnitz Palace and Park in Dresden and Bauhaus Museum in Weimar