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Student Night at the Opera

Special tickets are available for the final dress rehearsal of every mainstage opera. These nights are reserved specifically for students to get swept away by great music and stories - while enhancing classroom learning with a pre-performance presentation. Registration is required. 

Fill out the online form below to register your school!

If you are a college student, purchase your ticket below:

2018/19 Student Night Performance Dates


Phoenix Performances

  • LA TRAVIATA:  January 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm, Symphony Hall, Phoenix (PG, great for all ages, recommended for audiences 10 and up)

  • SILENT NIGHT:  February 27, 2019 at 7:00pm, Symphony Hall, Phoenix (PG-13, recommended for High School and up)

  • THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO: April 3, 2019 at 7:00pm, Symphony Hall, Phoenix (PG, great for all ages, recommended for audiences 10 and up)


Tucson Performances

  • Special seats are reserved from mainstage performances at Tucson Music Hall. Contact to reserve tickets for your student group. Ticket pricing and procedures are the same for Phoenix and Tucson.

Student Night Docent Trips

Attending Student Night at the Opera? Book an Arizona Opera docent to visit your school and prepare your students for the performance they will experience. Docent trips available with or without additional singers and range from 20 min-45 min. 

Contact with any questions regarding next year's student night.

Payment Information

 Student tickets are $5 (Title 1 tickets are free). Each group will receive 1 complimentary chaperone ticket for every 10 students. Additional adult tickets are $10. 

Please Note

  • Students must have their ticket and be accompanied by a chaperone if they leave the building.
  • Bus parking is provided, and requests for bus parking must be received two weeks prior to the event.

Upcoming Student Night Events