Discounts apply to members of a DGB trade union, VIP customers, members of the Verein der Freunde and severely disabled persons (100%). The corresponding evidence must be submitted.

50 % Discount
Children, pupils, students up to 27 years, trainees, unemployed persons and volunteers (BFD, FSJ etc.) receive a 50% discount (except price tables 7) at all advance booking offices and in the web shop. The relevant evidence must be submitted.

For companies and administrations
Discounted tickets for members of a DGB trade union are available in many companies in NRW directly from the works council or staff council. Would you like to be added to our mailing list? Please contact .

Holders of the RuhrKultur.Card receive a one-time 50% discount on one ticket of their choice (includes price group B, C or D) during Ruhrfestspiele 2020. For more information call +49 2361 9218-0 or e-mail . Bookings can only be made via the local ticket office or by telephone. General information can also be found at

Tickets for theatre professionals who wish to attend the Ruhrfestspiele for professional reasons are only available at the box office this year, subject to availability. If you have any questions, please contact us at:

The Ruhrfestspiele open their doors to people who are excluded from cultural participation for various reasons. In cooperation with KulturPott.Ruhr e. V., selected events can be attended. Registration and information: or e-mail .

Kulturrucksack NRW
The Ruhrfestspiele take part in the state programme Kulturrucksack NRW. Equipped with the Kulturrucksack, young people between the ages of 10 and 14 can watch selected productions or take part in our summer holiday workshops. Registration and information: .