Opera

Check Ticmate's list of current opera performances at The Metropolitan Opera House in New York, Teatro alla Scala in Milan and the various opera houses in London. Book your opera tickets to The Met in New York, La Scala in Milan or London's opera houses in good time - the performances often sell out well in advance!

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Rigoletto

Rigoletto

Rigoletto is a true Italian masterpiece. This is how Verdi himself described the opera: "[T]here is a character that is one of the greatest creations that the theatre can boast of, in any country and in all history." Book your tickets online!

From AU$ 156.90
Il Trittico

Il Trittico

Jack O’Brien’s epic production of Puccini’s triple bill features first-class casting: tenor Marcelo Álvarez and soprano Amber Wagner are the illicit lovers of Il Tabarro; soprano Kristine Opolais sings the shattering title role of Suor Angelica; and the ageless Plácido Domingo takes an unusual comedic turn in the baritone title role of Gianni Schicchi. The performances mark the centennial of ...

From AU$ 156.90
Otello

Otello

The Met season 2015/16 opens with Verdi’s masterful Otello, inspired by Shakespeare’s play. Book your tickets for Otello at the Met in New York here!

From AU$ 156.90
Les Pecheurs de Perles

Les Pecheurs de Perles

Les Pecheurs de Perles, Bizet’s gorgeous opera of lust and longing set in the Far East returns to the Met stage for the first time in 100 years.

From AU$ 156.90
La Traviata

La Traviata

La Traviata is back at the Metropolitan Opera in this production by Willy Decker. Follow the tragic love story of heroine Violetta Valery. Book your tickets online to see this timeless masterpiece!

From AU$ 190.10
Akhnaten - ENO

Akhnaten - ENO

Akhnaten is a mesmerising work whose text draws on ancient hymns, prayers and inscriptions sung in their original Egyptian, Hebrew and Akkadian. The opera’s unique mood will transport you to the ancient world through music that combines Glass’s characteristic minimalist voice with stylised movement and choreographed juggling to visualise the rhythms of his score.

From AU$ 26.90
Jack the Ripper - ENO

Jack the Ripper - ENO

The world premiere of Iain Bell’s Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel, following his critically-acclaimed In Parenthesis. A disadvantaged group of working-class women are drawn together in their determination to survive the murderous terror that stalks London’s Whitechapel in 1888.

From AU$ 26.90
Porgy and Bess - ENO

Porgy and Bess - ENO

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess explores the relationships between members of a close-knit community in 1920s South Carolina.

From AU$ 26.90
Tosca

Tosca

Tosca at The Metropolitan Opera House in New York. Tickets for Tosca by Puccini at The Met in New York here!

From AU$ 156.90
Pelleas et Melisande

Pelleas et Melisande

Debussy’s only opera, a mesmerizing meditation on love and betrayal, returns to the Met stage for the first time in almost a decade, with Music Director Designate Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducting the landmark score. A pair of brilliant young Met stars, tenor Paul Appleby and mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, are the naïve title lovers, and baritone Kyle Ketelsen is the imperious Prince ...

From AU$ 156.90
Adriana Lecouvreur

Adriana Lecouvreur

Soprano Anna Netrebko joins the ranks of Renata Tebaldi, Montserrat Caballé, and Renata Scotto, taking on—for the first time at the Met—the title role of the real-life French actress who dazzled 18th-century audiences with her on-and offstage passion. The soprano is joined by tenor Piotr Becza³a as Adriana’s lover, Maurizio. The principal cast also features mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili and baritone ...

From AU$ 229.90
La Boheme

La Boheme

Puccini's most beloved opera La Bohème returns to The Met in Franco Zeffirelli's iconic production. This tragic love story about a group of young bohemians in 19th century Paris continues to be one of the world's most played operas. Be sure not to miss it - book your tickets here!

From AU$ 156.90
Iolanta / Bluebeard’s Castle

Iolanta / Bluebeard’s Castle

Iolanta / Bluebeard's Castle is a double bill. The first opera Iolanta is about the beautiful blind girl who experiences love for the first time, followed by the diabolical Bluebeard's Castle, a psychological thriller. Book online!

From AU$ 156.90
Don Giovanni

Don Giovanni

Don Giovanni is based on the legends of Don Juan, a fictional libertine and seducer. This well known masterpiece composed by Mozart, is now playing at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. Book your tickets here!

From AU$ 156.90
Samson et Dalila

Samson et Dalila

When mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča and tenor Roberto Alagna joined forces for a new production of Carmen at the Met, the results were electrifying. Now this star duo reunites for another sensual French opera when they open the season in the title roles of Saint-Saëns’s biblical epic Samson et Dalila. Darko Tresnjak, who won a Tony Award for Best Direction of ...

From AU$ 156.90
Falstaff

Falstaff

Falstaff at The Metropolitan Opera House in New York. Tickets for Falstaff by Verdi at The Met in New York here!

From AU$ 156.90
Marnie

Marnie

Composer Nico Muhly unveils his second new opera for the Met with this gripping reimagining of Winston Graham’s novel, set in the 1950s, about a beautiful, mysterious young woman who assumes multiple identities. Director Michael Mayer and his creative team have devised a fast-moving, cinematic world for this exhilarating story of denial and deceit, which also inspired a film by ...

From AU$ 156.90
The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute has become a new holiday tradition in New York. This family-adapted English version is playing at the Metropolitan. Book your tickets here!

From AU$ 130.40
La Fanciulla del West

La Fanciulla del West

Soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek sings Puccini’s gun-slinging heroine in this romantic epic of the Wild West, with the heralded return of tenor Jonas Kaufmann in the role of the outlaw she loves. Tenor Yusif Eyvazov also sings some performances. Baritone Željko Luèiæ is the vigilante sheriff Jack Rance, and Marco Armiliato conducts. Sung in Italian with Met Titles in English, German, ...

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Mefistofele

Mefistofele

The spectacular Robert Carsen production returns to the Met for the first time since 2000, with bass-baritone Christian Van Horn as the diabolical title character, tenor Michael Fabiano as Faust, and soprano Angela Meade as Margherita. Mefistofele is the celebrated and only opera by Arrigo Boito—who famously collaborated with Verdi on the libretti for Otello and Falstaff. Sung in Italian ...

From AU$ 156.90
Dialogues des Carmelites

Dialogues des Carmelites

Yannick Nezet-Seguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard sings the touching role of Blanche and soprano Karita Mattila, a legend in her own time, returns to the Met as the Prioress. Sung in French with Met Titles in English, German, Spanish and Italian

From AU$ 229.90
The Merry Widow

The Merry Widow

The Merry Widow is Franz Lehár‘s comic masterpiece, played out in a stream of memorable melodies including the familiar ‘Vilja Song’ and ‘Merry Widow Waltz’.

From AU$ 26.90
War Requiem - ENO

War Requiem - ENO

War Requiem is one of the greatest choral works of the twentieth century. Benjamin Britten juxtaposes the anti-war poetry of Wilfred Owen with the timeless ritual of the Latin Requiem Mass. The result is a passionate outcry against man’s inhumanity to man.

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Carmen

Carmen

Carmen by the French composer Georges Bizet about the charming girl Carmen, who seduces the guard Jose after she gets arrested for causing a disturbance. Carmen now plays at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. Get your tickets here.

From AU$ 156.90
Lucia di Lammermoor - ENO

Lucia di Lammermoor - ENO

With themes of rival families, thwarted love, unhealthy obsessions, and a doomed political marriage, Lucia di Lammermoor is Donizetti‘s most compelling romantic drama.

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Aida

Aida

Grand opera at its grandest: the splendors of ancient Egypt return to the stage of the Met. Verdi’s mythic love triangle is a must-see, buy your tickets for Aida here!

From AU$ 156.90
La Fille du Regiment

La Fille du Regiment

Tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Pretty Yende team up for a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks—including the show-stopping tenor aria “Ah! Mes amis,” with its nine high Cs. Alessandro Corbelli and Maurizio Muraro trade off as the comic Sergeant Sulpice, with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe as the outlandish Marquise of Berkenfield. Enrique Mazzola conducts. Sung in French with Met Titles ...

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La Clemenza di Tito

La Clemenza di Tito

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato sings Sesto at the Met for the first time, and tenor Matthew Polenzani adds yet another role to his extensive Mozartean repertoire as Tito. Mozart’s opera of vengeance and forgiveness, set during the Roman Empire, also stars sopranos Elza van den Heever as Vitellia, with Ying Fang, Paula Murrihy, and bass Christian Van Horn completing the principal ...

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TriOperas

TriOperas

Three legendary operas come together for an unforgettable journey of love, vengeance, tears and laughter with shortened versions of Turandot, Butterfly and Carmen in one spectacular triple bill.

From AU$ 31.70
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