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Your visit to Schwankhalle events

Bremen, September 2021
Due to the current incidence values, the ›3G rule‹ ('vaccinated - recovered - tested') applies to all events at the Schwankhalle with immediate effect. This means: for your visit in the Schwankhalle or one of our external venues you need proof of:
A complete vaccination (verifiable by a digital vaccination certificate or passport) OR a cured Covid 19 disease (verifiable by a positive PCR test at least 28 days and no more than 6 months ago) OR a certified negative rapid antigen test or PCR test (no older than 24 hours). Please bring an official identification document so that we can clearly assign your 3G detection.


Due to current safety and health measures no reservations are possible until further notice. (Exceptions are labeled accordingly.)

Please preferably use our Online Ticket Sale. You can additionally purchase tickets at all NWT reservation offices. You can buy remaining tickets (if available) at the box office starting one hour before the event.

If you require more information and/or encounter technical problems, contact our hotline: +49 (0)421 520 80 70, Mon, Wed – Fri 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. or write an email to ticket@schwankhalle.de

Admission starts 15 minutes prior to the event. We therefore ask you to arrive at the Schwankhalle 15 before the event begins at the latest – even if you already have a ticket.



Please choose one pricecategory 7 / 10 / 14 EURO
Bremen Pass 3 EURO
Children up to 4 years: admission free
Kultursemesterticket 3 EURO
+ 1 EURO on online tickets

Exceptions (concerts, Festivals) see announcement.

From April 1, 2021, students of the City University of Applied Sciences, the University of the Arts Bremen, the Hochschule für Künste im Sozialen Ottersberg, and the University of Bremen can purchase tickets at a reduced price of 3 euros with the Kultursemesterticket. The offer is valid while the tickets last—the allotment of reduced tickets is 15% of the respective total allotment.
Excluded from this offer are special events, concerts, parties, and certain guest performances—they will be marked accordingly on the website of the Schwankhalle.
A small booking fee will be charged when purchasing online tickets. Reserved tickets can be collected at the box office up to one hour before the event begins upon presenting the student ID of the cooperating university.

Bremen Pass holders: Bremen Pass tickets are only available at NWT reservation offices. It may be possible to obtain remaining tickets at the evening box office.

No card-payment possible.
The next cash point is approx. 100m down the road.

Notes on accessibility

The ways into the foyer, Old/New Hall and sanitary facilities are barrier-free according to DIN 18040-01. Due to special settings of performances however it may occure that venues are not freely accessible. In that case we'll inform you about this in the announcement of the particular event.
Please contact our venue staff if you have special needs or require our support. You are welcome to request more detailed information on the relevant spatial conditions at kbb@schwankhalle.de or 0421 520 80 70.

After pulling the front door shortly it opens automatically.
Front door width: 96 cm

The back door you can reach from Peter-Zadek Platz does not open automatically
Back door width: 100cm

Detailed accessibility information (in German) can be found here