Get your tickets to the Spring 2013 Season now.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Donizetti's ravishing, high-wire vocal writing finds breathtaking release through the artistry of soprano Anna Christy.
Salome: Canada's celebrated director Atom Egoyan returns with his searing production of Richard Strauss's Salome.
Dialogues des Carmélites: Robert Carsen returns to the COC to bring his signature high-impact approach to Poulenc's shattering Dialogues des Carmélites.
If you're under 30, you can buy opera tickets for as little as $22, with upgrades to the best available seats for $35. Under 30 tickets are now available for the spring season.
Is this your first time at the opera? Wondering what to wear or where to eat? Browse our FAQ and get some answers.
FAQs and etiquette
"I like to utilize the opera as an opportunity to dress up – and in a building so architecturally stunning as the Four Seasons Centre, who wouldn't?"
"I've managed to introduce four
friends to opera, of which three have already returned to see another show with
me (I think that's a pretty good track record!)"
If you are 29 years of age or under you can purchase $22 or $35 tickets to all COC mainstage performances.
Opera Under 30 – Purchase $22 tickets in designated areas of the auditorium (sections 3D, 4B and 5C) for you and your guests.
Opera Under 30 Plus – Pay just $35 and we'll move you into the best available seats the day of the performance.
There is no limit to the number of tickets per person per opera. One valid photo ID with proof of age is required per pair of tickets.
Tickets may be purchased in the following ways:
Tickets for the 2012/2013 season go on sale on the following dates:
Opera Under 30 and Opera Under 30 Plus tickets purchased online are
subject to a per-ticket service charge of $5. Tickets can be picked up
at the box office the night of your performance only. Valid photo ID
with proof of age is required upon pickup. If you do not present ID, the
tickets cannot be released.
There are no exchanges or refunds on unused tickets.
OUT Plus upgrades are subject to availability on the day of the performance and are not guaranteed.