Opera Tickets in New York 2022

Opera tickets in New York

Opera tickets in New York can easily be purchased online before you leave. The Metropolitan Opera in Lincoln Center is a vibrant home to many talented artists. Enjoy one of the world-famous operas, like La Traviata, La Bohème or Macbeth. When you visit an opera you’ll be amazed by the elegantly decorated lobby and, most noteworthy, excellent acoustics of The Metropolitan Opera House. It is, therefore, a great place for a classy night out in New York. The opera season runs from late September until the end of May.

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Tue 24 May
Start time: 20:00
La Boheme
A passionate story about the timeless love between the seamstress Mimì and Rodolfo the poet.

From: £ 156.06 £ 101.71
Opera - Metropolitan Opera House
Wed 25 May
Start time: 19:30
Akhnaten
1983 opera by Philip Glass, about the life and religious beliefs of Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten: A revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt.

From: £ 188.35 £ 123.23
Opera - Metropolitan Opera House
Thu 26 May
Start time: 20:00
Hamlet
An opera by Brett Dean, inspired by Shakespeare's Hamlet, filled with love, duel and death.

From: £ 156.06 £ 101.71
Opera - Metropolitan Opera House
Fri 27 May
Start time: 20:00
La Boheme
A passionate story about the timeless love between the seamstress Mimì and Rodolfo the poet.

From: £ 156.06 £ 101.71
Opera - Metropolitan Opera House
Sat 28 May
Start time: 13:00
Akhnaten
1983 opera by Philip Glass, about the life and religious beliefs of Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten: A revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt.

From: £ 150.68 £ 123.23
Opera - Metropolitan Opera House
Sat 28 May
Start time: 20:00
Rigoletto
This tragic story revolves around court jester Rigoletto, who without knowing causes the death of his own beautiful daughter Gilda.

From: £ 156.06 £ 101.71
Opera - Metropolitan Opera House

Metropolitan Opera Schedule

The Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center is the largest classical musical organisation in North America. It’s known for hosting some of the world’s greatest voices. The Metropolitan Opera presents around 26 different operas, performing 200 times each season. See above for the Metropolitan Opera Schedule and to book tickets. Since 1976, The Metropolitan Opera had been under the musical direction of James Levine. In 2016 Yannick Nézet-Séguin took over his position.

How to buy the Opera Tickets?

It’s easy to buy tickets. Below you can select the date when you want to go. You’ll get an overview of all the tickets available. You can then choose how many tickets you would like, add them to your cart and pay right away. After paying, you’ll receive a confirmation and your voucher by email right away. You’ll exchange the voucher for tickets at the theatre on the day of the show, at least one hour before the show starts.

Seats are assigned by the theatre, which is why you won’t know your exact seating at the time of booking. Seat numbers will be clearly marked on the tickets. For bookings up to 4 people you are guaranteed seating next to each other. For larger groups the theatre will try its best.

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Eric’s Tip: In front of all seats you can see a small screen with translations of the lyrics. This makes it easier to follow the performances. The available languages vary per opera, though most of the time they offer English, German, Italian and Spanish.

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COVID-19 regulations

Limited amount of tickets available. Social distancing, face masks and proof of a full, WHO-approved vaccination is required.

Show Information

  • Duration: varies per performance, usually between 3-4 hours
  • Location: Metropolitan Opera House, 30 Lincoln Center Plaza
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  • Click here for the Metropolitan Opera House Theatre seating chart

If you don’t see any shows, see here for opera tickets

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