The Royal Danish Theatre's Old Stage

The Royal Theatre in Copenhagen has graced the Kongens Nytorv Square since 1748. The theatre has guest many famous persons where Søren Kierkegaard was a frequent guest at The Royal Theatre, where he heard Mozart's Don Juan. 

The Royal Theatre's has three main venues at its disposal: the Opera House, the Playhouse, and the Old Stage, the latter almost exclusively for ballet performances.

All performances are state-subsidized, making tickets quite affordable compared to theatre tickets elsewhere in Europe.

Should Her Majesty attend a performance, the audience is required by tradition to rise and remain standing until the Queen is comfortably seated.

Tickets are available at +45 33 69 69 69, online or two hours before a given performance.

Admission Price
Children 4-12 years
Guided tour - 50.00 DKK
Guided tour - 100.00 DKK

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Kongens Nytorv 9
1017 København K


+45 3369 6933


  • City / Area

    • København (indre by)
  • Classification

    • Saint Hannes Cross
  • Disabled persons

    • handicap friendly

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  • Coordinates

    Longitude : 12.585984170
    Latitude : 55.679734929