Theater in Mitte

There is so much amazing live theatre in Berlin at any given time that no matter what season you are travelling in, you will be able to find something to enjoy. A theatre performance in Berlin is a theatre experience.

My Destination has the most up to date information on what’s on in Berlin.  Musicals, elaborate Vegas style shows, arena spectaculars, variety shows, modern dance, physical theatre and circus. Berlin has a myriad of theatres and theatre spaces from prussian royal theatres, to Art Nouveau ballrooms and former industrial spaces.  For the best of what is on offer during your stay in Berlin check out the My Destination Berlin events page.


Originally constructed as a mouthpiece for socialist plays in 1914, Volksbühne is an authentic peoples theatre located in Central Berlin.


Hidden away in the lovely Hackescher Markt area, Sophiensaele is a well-respected institution for independent experimental theatre, dance, opera, and improvisation performances.

Sasha Waltz & Guests

This world-renowned dance company is headed by choreographer Sasha Waltz. Since 1993, they have been involved in stunning opera, dance, and theatre productions, both in Berlin and around the world.

Blue Man Group

The very talented Blue Man Group has been performing their high energy performance seven times a week since 2006 at the Bluemax theatre on Potsdamer Platz.


If you are looking for a spectacular night of singing, dancing and state of the art stage technology, the Friedrichstadt-Palast in Berlin Mitte is the theatre for you!

Das Berliner Ensemble

The Berliner Ensemble, founded in 1949 by Bertolt Brecht, presents a diverse program of theatre in German. Particularly good, are their productions of plays written by Brecht himself.

Theater des Westens

A very important piece of Berlin cultural history on the corner of Kant Str., Theater des Westens is famous for its musicals and operetta. Come and witness Berlin's special take on Broadway here.