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Tigerpalast Variete Theater

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Address: Heiligkreuzgasse 16-20, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: +49 69 9200220

Curtain up in the Tigerpalast. Here twice a night the leading lights of...

Curtain up in the Tigerpalast. Here twice a night the leading lights of international variety captivate a house of 190 guests with their proximity and charisma. Thrilling moments and the best of entertainment in tangible exchange with a spellbound audience – it’s a far remove from the stress of city life.Factor in the atmospheric live orchestral accompaniment and dynamic cuisine of a high professional standard and the evening becomes an experience unforgettable in its entirety - in the heart of Frankfurt.

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Expensive but worth it, even if you don't speak German

For several years now I've been going to Tigerpalast about once a year (which means I don't get to see all shows, since the performers change twice a year). It's enjoyable every... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 September 2016
Frankfurt, Germany
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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

For several years now I've been going to Tigerpalast about once a year (which means I don't get to see all shows, since the performers change twice a year). It's enjoyable every time. The programme is very diverse, in the best sense of the word "variety": They do a very good job at putting together diverse acts such as acrobatics... More 

1 Thank AndreasSchnitte
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014

This is not a cheap night out but a very enjoyable one. We were taken by friends & it was a very entertaining night. The food was fantastic. The staff were all very good & very friendly.

2 Thank TheSmithsUk
Brit In Lux
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2014

Brilliant spectacular entertainment, A Variety of acts that amaze and entertain from the first minute. We could not decide which we liked best; trapeze for the energy and skill, or the clown or the strong duo. All were outstanding. Would love to return as I hear they change the acts frequently

Thank Nulux
Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2014

Tigerpalast has been in Frankfurt for decades. It is unusually expensive (about €75, depending on whether you go on a weekend or weekday) per person, and anything you order to eat or drink is unusually expensive for the area. An example is a 0.75 liter carafe of wine is over €40 (for one of the cheapies). Main Courses are over... More 

3 Thank Fluglotse1
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2014

After having dinner in the catacombs of Tigerpalast, we attended the show. What a deception! Even though the band was quite good, this couldn't save the appalling performances of which the magicien was the most disturbing one. I am somebody who laughs easily but this show was a joke. Many of the other performances were mediocre at best. Palazzo has... More 

1 Thank DeKokkies
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2014

I am not a fan of such shows but I must say that I enjoyed most of the acts on that evening. the only thing that bothered me were the lousy seating conditions. we booked way in advance, the fancy package with dinner, but at the end we got the seats just below the stage with no leg room. at... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2013

within an indoor area like that can do such performance really cool~ i like all those performers flying above my head~

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2013

Aside from the emcee, the acts don't rely on language, so non-German speakers are encouraged to attend. Also, when you get tickets online, look for a discount. I got discounted tickets and sat closest to the stage! Lots of fun.

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Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2013

An evening I thoroughly enjoyed. This is a variety act of over 10 acts from all over the world and it last over 2 hrs. The theater is easy to find and it has a small capacity. Seating is very cosy. Overpriced drinks and food are served before and during the show. I don't speak any German and there was... More 

1 Thank matrix1000
Hamburg, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

Actual current show with some excellent performers as the trapeze duo plus a brilliant English speaking MC, some others though were average or below average. Programm though changes a few times a year, even if you watch the show twice with the same title you may not get the same artists. Actual location is nice in size, rather small, max... More 

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