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Stockholm - Opera-dance-concert-theater

Stockholm is lively and modern when it comes to cultural life. Teenager will be pleased to know that Stockholm is in the list of many young artist tours.
You can enjoy a number of performances of music, opera, and other entertainment in Stockholm, even if you do not speak Swedish.   


A popular theater venue is Drottningholm Theater, the eighteenth century theater at Drottinghom Palace which is open in the summer and which has both orchestral concerts and operatic productions. It is worth seeing at least one performance at Drottningholm, just to see the theater in operation, which uses the original machinery for changes, of scenery and sound effects.

  • The Regina Theater
    Drottninggatan 71A
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 411 63 20
    English-language theater company offering American productions in the Spring and British productions in Autumn.

There is also an amateur company called The Stockholm Players that puts on two or three English language performances per year.


If you love classical music, you can buy a season ticket (6 performances, once a month) and enjoy the concert at :

  • Konserthuset
    Hötorget 8
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 786 02 00
    It is in this Hall that every year the Nobel prices are handed out by the King.
  • Berwaldhallen 
    Dag Hammarskjöldsväg 3
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 784 18 00 
    It  is another well known Concert Hall.

Concerts and other events     

Searching for a concert or a sport event in Stockholm is made easy by several sites.
Globe Arena Stockolm is a good one and even though the main access page is in Swedish there is the english version


Ballet and Opera can be seen at very reasonable prices.
There are two main Opera Houses in Stockholm:
  • Kungliga Operan (original language)
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 248 240
  • Folkoperan (operas are all in Swedish)
    Hornsgatan 72
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 616 0750
  • Dieselverkstaden
    Markusplatsen 17
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 718 8290
  • Bluesklubb Dolores
    Sveavägen 36
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 204 121
  • Nalen
    Regeringsgatan 74
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 453 3400
  • The Big Ben Pub
    Folkungagatan 97
    Tel: + 46 (0)8 641 4044
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