Opernhaus Wuppertaler, located on Kurt-Drees-Straße is a popular opera house that dates back from the early 20th Century. It is housed in a building that was formerly the Barmen Municipal Theatre. The structure reflects Neo-Baroque architectural designs complemented with Jugendstil style and was renovated several times since its inception. The opera house has seen many popular national and international artists like Fritz Lehmaan, Ingrid Bjoner and Ticho Parly perform here. Even now, the opera hosts various shows and events. Apart from these musicals, it also plays host to the Tanztheater Wuppertal, a famous dance theater that holds all its performances at Opernhaus Wuppertaler.