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Bregenz

(brā`gĕnts), city (1991 pop. 26,775), capital of Vorarlberg province, extreme W Austria, on Lake Constance (Bodensee). It is a lake port with winter and summer sports facilities and is the site of a well-known summer arts festival. Bregenz has industries that manufacture textiles, electrical goods, and machinery. There is a large hydroelectric plant nearby. Located on a site settled in the Bronze Age, Bregenz was chartered c.1200 and in 1726 became the administrative center of Vorarlberg. Nearby is the Bregenz Forest, a densely wooded highland noted for its scenic beauty.
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Bregenz

a resort in W Austria, the capital of Vorarlberg province. Pop.: 26 752 (2001)
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It is a beautiful place to see explore from ground level, but a short cable car trip from the centre of Bregenz takes you up the mountain Pfander, where Bregenz, Lake Constance and the surrounding countries spill away below your feet.
The Bregenz Festival's 7,000 seat open-air amphitheatre was sold out for all 28 performances of Carmen, and the opera is slated to run 26 times on the Lake Stage next summer.
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Screening of the opera as performed at the Bregenz festival.
This year marks Pountney's last year as Artistic Director of the Bregenz Festival, a position he has held since 2004.
The Tech-Talks BREGENZ are a series of four to six talks per year with international, distinguished experts from the lighting branch.
Pour rappel, Mohamed Iguebouchene a effectue un sejour en Autriche en 1924 plus exactement a Vienne pour parfaire son art aupres d'Alfred Kronsfeld.Et c'est en 1925, a 18 ans a pein,e qu'il offrira son premier concert dans la ville de Bregenz sur le Lac de Constance avant defaire etalage de son talent enchaEnant les oeuvres de son propre repertoire comme Rapsodie Kabilia et Arabic Rapsodie.
The Wasp Factory will make its debut at the Bregenz Festival in Austria in August, before moving on to the Royal Opera House in London.
The latter's headquarters will be relocated to Bregenz from Dornbirn so that the electricity and gas sales activities can be bundled.
Now angry Mr Merlaku, who has mobile phone footage of the winning moment, has launched a lawsuit against the casino in Bregenz, Austria, which also operates a casino in Glasgow.
He will perform in Munich on April 21, in Amsterdam on April 23, in Dusseldorf on April 24, in Frankfurt on April 29, in Bregenz, Austria on May 6 and in Hasselt, Belgium on May 8.
The new staff will be at the site in Friedrichshafen and at the headquarters in Bregenz.