Nagyerdei Open Air Theatre 2017

It is summer, the weather is great, and people are gathering in the forest. No, this is not a secret social meeting. It is just a gathering of culture lovers on the Nagyerdei Open Air Theatre.

Between 1 May and 19 September, the 2017 season of Debrecen’s annual Open Air Festival once again presented a colorful array of open air events including theatre and dance performances, classical, pop and jazz concerts, film screenings, as well as various folklore and family shows.

Held at the majestic 1,017-capacity Nagyerdei Open Air Theatre within the truly astounding setting of Debrecen’s Great Forest area, this season’s programmes attracted over 28,000 local and international visitors, keeping it one of the best-loved summer art festivals in Hungary.

Please take a look at what events we had on offer during our 2017 summer season.

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In 2021, the Experience Forest will open its doors once again, with the simple yet noble aim of bringing joy and smiles back to the faces of its beloved audience....

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Check out our appraisal moments. The summary video of 2020 reveals that even in this difficult situation, great actors brought the magic of the theatre to the open air stage in Debrecen with special performances.

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