On Thursday, November 14, 2013, the 2014 program of the famous Salzburg Festival was presented at the Embassy. The evening event featured a speech by the President of the Festival, Ms. Helga Rabl-Stadler as well as a musical performance and a cocktail reception. The 2014 Salzburg Festival will take place from July 18 to August, 31, 2014.
The Salzburg Festival (Salzburger Festspiele) is a prominent festival of music and drama established in 1920. It is held each summer (for five weeks starting in late July) in the Austrian town of Salzburg, the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. An annual highlight is the performance of Jedermann, a dramatization by Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
For more information please visit: www.salzburgerfestspiele.at
Read an interview with Ms. Helga Rabl-Stadler by Prof. Cecelia Porter here.