Tickets and Reductions


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Advice by telephone, ticket bookings and mailing of tickets (additional charge of 4,50€ per delivery), hotel reservations and additional tourist services.


The choice is yours; either print out your tickets in the comfort of your own home – in which case bookings can be made up to three hours before the event begins.
Or you can receive your tickets by post (additional charge of 4,50€ per delivery), – in which case booking is necessary up to four days before the performance. Payment is by credit card or direct debit.

Tickets can be purchased by selecting the desired production within our Programme-Section on this page.
Vouchers can be purchased via

In Person

Ticket selling points can be found here.
Box offices open one hour before the performance or event. Information as to whether tickets will still be available from the box office can be obtained from our tickethotline.


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15% Early Booking

Until 5th of May, 2019 there is a reduction of 15 % on all tickets. The festival speech and the symposium are excluded from any discount.

50% Reduction

Children/School-Students/ Students (till the age of 30) receive 50 % reduction on all available tickets on presentation of relevant I.D. Please retain proof of entitlement for entry. This discount also applies to Federal volunteers, apprenticies and unemployed. Can not be combined with early booker’s discount. For unit prices, there may be different discounts.


School-Students and Students (under the age of 30) can buy standby-tickets for 10€ up to 30 minutes to the start of a performance (according to availability and on presentation of relevant I. D.).

School classes

Classes of 10 pupils or more may book tickets at a price of 5€ per pupil. Tickets must be booked at least seven working-days in advance: Tel. +49 (0) 234 97 48 34 18.

Wheelchair accommodation

Wheelchair accommodation is available at almost all venues.
Admission is free for one accompanying person. For booking and additional information, please call the Ticket-Hotline.


With the RuhrKultur.Card you receive one-time free entrance in each of the 20 participating RuhrKunstMuseen and one half-priced performance ticket for each of the 11 RuhrBühnen as well as five participating festivals between 01 Jan – 31 Dec 2020. The RuhrKultur.Card costs 45€ and can be obtained online:

RuhrKultur.Card holders receive a 50% discount on one ticket of their choice in the 2nd price category (subject to availability, premieres excluded). Booking only via the Ruhrtriennale ticket hotline.

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