The Avenches Opera Festival, whose first edition took place in 1995, is set in the magical surroundings of the Aventicum Roman Arenas.
The Opera Festival has enjoyed immediate success, attracting tens of thousands of spectators every year, who are thrilled by the show’s immense quality. The greatest and most beautiful works in the operatic repertoire have been presented at the Festival since its debut; such as Aida, Carmen, Nabucco, The Enchanted Flute, La Traviata, Il Trovatore, Don Giovanni, Lucia di Lammermoor, La Bohème etc.
The 22nd edition of the Avenches Opera Festival presents from 30th June to 15th July 2016 Giacomo Puccini's famous "Madama Butterfly" in the splendid Roman arena in Avenches. A unique platform for renowned international artists performing in high-quality productions with superb sets promises to excite and surprise you. See you once again next summer for a fabulous evening of opera.
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