10. Long Night of Dresden Theatres

2023/24 Theater

Watch theater performances, wander around, meet friends and like-minded people: that’s the motto of the 10th Long Night of Dresden Theaters on 20 April 2024! Every hour, between 16:00 h and 23:00 h, more than 20 theatres will show 30-minute samples from their repertoire. The performances start on the hour. Afterwards, guests have 30 minutes to get to the next theatre. During the Long Night people get the chance to get to know many of Dresden’s theatres and enjoy an exciting night of performances.

Check out the whole program here

In HELLERAU, the well-known Dresden breaking crew The Saxonz will be performing at this year’s Long Night of Dresden Theatres.

Long Night Website


16:00 h
Breaking Workshop for Beginners & Advanced
In the workshop, participants learn some basic combinations of breaking in conjunction with music.
Suitable for everyone aged 8 and over, 30 people can take part, everyone else is invited to watch.

17:00 h
„Level Up”: Kids Breaking Battle
Breaking competition for children (Beginner & Advanced), Part 1
Suitable for all ages

18:00 h
„Level Up“: Kids Breaking Battle
Breaking competition for children (Beginner & Advanced), Part 2
Suitable for all ages

19:00 h
The Saxonz Showcase
The Saxonz will perform a variety of show variations, demonstrating the full range of their repertoire from the past few years and provide insights into current projects.
Suitable for all ages

20:00 h
The Saxonz & Friends: Exhibition Battles
Featuring international dancers, The Saxonz present different exhibition battle formats and showcase the diversity of breaking styles.
Suitable from 8 years, no upper age limit

21:00 h
The Saxonz: No Risk No Fun
To round off the day, The Saxonz improvise to live music together with musicians.
Suitable from 12 years, no upper age limit


The LAGO Bar in HELLERAU invites you to take a breather between the program items.

Advanced Booking

Advance sales start on 05.04.2024. Until April 19, Long Night wristbands can be purchased at the central advance sales office in the vestibule of the Schauspielhaus on Postplatz (entrance Ostra-Allee) for €15 or €8 reduced. In addition to the wristband, visitors will receive tickets for two different Long Night performances. In addition, from Saturday 2 pm to Sunday 4 am, all DVB/VVO buses and streetcars can be used free of charge to travel from theater to theater. Special Long Night shuttle buses run punctually to the next performance.

The purchase is also possible online via www.saxticket.de/langenacht.