Since 1985 Werdenberg has been transforming itself regularly into Europe’s smallest festival city. The courtyard of Werdenberg Castle offers a uniquely intimate atmosphere for musical theater.
In August of 2003, Mozart’s opera “The Abduction from the Seraglio” was performed in Hallwyl Castle as one of Canton Aargau’s ten cantonal jubilee projects.
An international chamber music festival within the medieval walls of the Castello Montebello in Bellinzona (since 2000 UNESCO World Cultural Heritage). This is a music cycle with a unique atmosphere that offers the opportunity to meet the musicians personally.