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Fixed Seating Subscription*

Due to the currently applicable social distancing regulations in the course of COVID-19, there will be a change in seating capacities at Schauspiel Köln for the time being. Therefore, we have decided to suspend the fixed seating subscription until regular performances can take place and we can guarantee your favourite seat again! If you are interested in a subscription, our subscription office will be happy to inform you about all the advantages and procedures.
With a fixed seating subscription, you can enjoy 7 productions at Depot 1 and receive exclusive benefits! There are many good reasons for a fixed seating subscription:
  • You save up to 30 % on the regular ticket price with your subscription.
  • Your favourite seat is guaranteed.
  • Gain complete flexibility by exchanging up to two dates free of charge.
  • You receive two additional vouchers for performances at Depot 2.
  • You can book your tickets as well as vouchers already one workday before the official presale starts.
  • In addition to your regular subscription, you receive a 20 % discount on performances and the 10% advance booking fee is dropped.
  • Your subscription card, in combination with proof of your subscription performance date, is valid as a public transport ticket to and from the venue in the extended Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg (VRS) transport network. Please take both with you when travelling to the venue.
  • With our »Abo Exklusiv« program, we invite you as a subscriber to a unique insight into upcoming premieres.
  • The monthly programme and the Schauspiel Köln magazine will be sent to you free of charge.
  • Subscribers recruit subscribers - as a thank you for recommending the theatre subscriptions you receive a voucher for a performance for two persons at Schauspiel Köln.
With two steps to your favourite subscription
1. Make one day of the week of your choice to your personal theatre day!
2. Simply decide on a seat category, in which your favourite seat should be located.
FRI / SAT / SUN **** TUE / WED/ THU
seating category 1: € 161 seating category 1: € 136
seating category 2: € 131 seating category 2: € 110
seating category 3: € 118 seating category 3: € 90
seating category 4: € 89 seating category 4: € 71
seating category 5: € 76 seating category 5: € 64
Reductions
Pupils, students, trainees, and participants of the Voluntary Social Year (FSJ) and Federal Voluntary Service (BFD) (until the age of 35) receive a 50 % reduction on the fixed seating subscription (except for seating categories 4 + 5). Recipients of benefits under Social Code Book II (SGB II), severely disabled persons with a degree of disability of 100 % or with a B in their disabled person's card, and owners of the Cologne Pass, receive a 50 % reduction on the fixed seating subscription upon presentation of proof.

Premier subscription**
Due to the currently applicable social distancing regulations in the course of COVID-19, there will be a change in seating capacities at Schauspiel Köln for the time being. Therefore, we have decided to suspend the premiere subscription until regular performances can take place and we can guarantee you your favourite seat again!

Please note: the permiere subscription is currently booked up. We are happy to take your order and get in touch with you as soon as a seat becomes available.
Season Pass*
Stay flexible and save money at the same time! With either the 10-performances, 8-performances or
4-performances pass, you only pay once but enjoy theatre in a row, whether alone, as a couple or in a group.

10-performance pass: Enjoy 6 times a performance at Depot 1, and 4 times at Depot 2

8-performance pass: Enjoy 4 times a performance at Depot 1, and 4 times at Depot 2.

4-performance pass typ 1: Enjoy 4 times a performance at Depot 1.

4-performance pass typ 2: Enjoy 4 times a performance at Depot 2.
FURTHER EXCLUSIVE ADVANTAGES
  • Save approx. 25 % compared to the regular ticket price.
  • You can redeem the performance-vouchers flexibly, either alone, in pairs or in a group.
  • The seat category is freely selectable.
  • You can book your tickets already one workday before the official presales starts.
  • Free travel in the Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg (VRS) transport network with your theatre ticket before and after the performance.
  • Get unique insights into upcoming premieres with our »ABO EXKLUSIV« program.
  • Get the monthly programme and the Schauspiel Köln magazines free of charge.
  • There is no automatic renewal of the season pass subscription.
Seating category 10-performance pass 8-performance pass 4-performance pass
type 1
1 € 195 € 150 € 92
2 € 168 € 129 € 71
3 € 155 € 112 € 54
4 € 134 € 99 € 41
5 € 119 € 92 € 34
4-performance pass type 2 € 58
Schauspielcard & Partnercard***
Buy tickets flexibly and get attractive discounts with the Schauspielcard or Partnercard:
Schauspielcard
The Schauspielcard costs € 50 and is valid for the card holder.
Partnercard
The partnercard costs € 80 and is valid for the card holder and a flexibly chosen companion.
In addition, up to 2 children (up to 16 years) can be taken along free of charge.
FURTHER EXCLUSIVE ADVANTAGES
  • You only pay once per season.
  • You get 30 % off each ticket you purchase during the season.
  • You can book your ticket already one workday before the official advanced sale starts.
  • Free travel in the Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg (VRS) transport network with your theatre ticket before and after the performance.
  • You get the monthly programme and the Schauspiel Köln magazines free of charge.
  • Automatic renewal.
Specials***
Subcription to theatre performances & concerts
You see 3 times a concert of the Gürzenichorchester Köln and 3 times a performance at Depot 1 from Schauspiel Köln. The seating category is freely selectable.
Subscription to theatre & opera
You see 3 times an opera of the Oper Köln, as well as 2 times a performance at Depot 1 and 2 times a performance at Depot 2.
Subscription to dance guest performances
With our large dance subscription, you can enjoy 6 times a dance performance at the Oper Köln or at Schauspiel Köln. The small dance subscription offers you the chance to enjoy 4 performances at either the Oper Köln or Schauspiel Köln. The seating category is freely selectable.

Further exclusive advantages
  • You get a reduction of approx. 25 % compared to the regular ticket price.
  • Redeem your voucher either alone or come along with a friend.
  • Free travel in the Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg (VRS) transport network with your theatre ticket before and after the performance.
  • Get unique insights into upcoming premieres with our »ABO EXKLUSIV« program.
  • You get the monthly programmes, the annual magazine TANZ Köln or Oper Köln, as well as the Schauspiel Köln magazines free of charge.
  • You can book your ticket already one workday before the official advanced sale starts.
  • Automatic renewal of the subscriptions.
seating category theatre & concert theatre & opera small dance subscription (4x) large dance subscription (6x)
1 € 179 € 210 € 136 € 205
2 € 140 € 190 € 117 € 173
3 € 110 € 160 € 93 € 140
4 € 77 € 147 € 86 € 122
5 € 61
*excluding premieres, guest performances, guest dance performances, special events and performances in the Grotte
**excluding guest performances, guest dance performances, special events and performances in the Grotte
***excluding Sunday symphony concerts, premieres, guest performances, dance guest performances and special events
**** Sunday afternoon