Opera Tickets in New York 2021

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. Due to COVID-19, there will be performances again from September 2021.

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.

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.

Opera tickets in New York Orfeo

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Show Information

  • Duration: varies per performance, usually between 3-4 hours
  • Location: Metropolitan Opera House, 30 Lincoln Center Plaza
  • Click here for the shows for the 2019-20 opera season
  • Click here for the Metropolitan Opera House Theatre seating chart

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