The Bat is an operetta composed by Johann Strauss. Gabriel von Eisenstein tricks his notary Dr Falke after a night of drinking into running through the streets dressed like a bat. Thereafter, Falke is only known as “Dr Bat”. He wants to take revenche on Eisenstein and his wife who both seem to be bored in their marriage. The setting for this revenche is a grand ball. In German language with sidelines in various languages. duration: 2 hours The Salzburg Marionette Theatre is a „big“ theatre with „small“ actors. For more than 100 years, the puppets have enchanted grown-ups and children alike. The visitors are taken to a magical world of opera, fairy tale, or musical.