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!

Tickets to Opera

Don Giovanni

Don Giovanni

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

From £ 89
I Puritani

I Puritani

Vincenzo Bellini's extraordinary gift for melody and understanding of the human voice comes to show in his last opera I Puritani. I Puritani is a true masterpiece that is now playing at the Met!

From £ 89
Partenope

Partenope

Christopher Alden’s Olivier Award-winning production – with designs inspired by the Surrealist imagery of Man Ray – returns for its first revival.

From £ 26
The Nose

The Nose

Barrie Kosky makes his Royal Opera debut with a new production of Shostakovich’s surrealist satire, conducted by Ingo Metzmacher and translated by David Pountney. 

From £ 32
Les Contes d'Hoffmann

Les Contes d'Hoffmann

Vittorio Grigòlo and Leonardo Capalbo share the title role and lead an excellent cast including Thomas Hampson, Sonya Yoncheva, Christine Rice and Sofia Fomina in Offenbach’s fantastical operatic drama The Tales of Hoffmann.

From £ 45
Manon Lescaut

Manon Lescaut

Antonio Pappano conducts Sondra Radvanovsky and Aleksandrs Antonenko in the first revival of Jonathan Kent’s thought-provoking production of Puccini’s first operatic triumph.

From £ 57
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 £ 89
The Pirates Of Penzance

The Pirates Of Penzance

A swashbuckling farce of brilliant humour and razor-sharp wit, Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance makes for the perfect night out. Chock-full of memorable melodies, it includes the famous tongue-twisting patter song from the Major-General and the cowardly Police Sergeant’s ‘When a felon’s not engaged in his employment’.

From £ 26
The General and the Prime Minister - The China National Peking Opera Company

The General and the Prime Minister - The China National Peking Opera Company

Based on historical accounts of the Warring States period of ancient China. The General and the Prime Minister is filled with thrilling drama and entertainment. Set against an emotive backdrop of trickery, power struggles and personal determination, its influence continues to be felt in China today.

From £ 58
La Boheme

La Boheme

With a libretto based on a collection of vignettes portraying young bohemians living in the Latin Quarter of Paris in the 1940s, La Bohème by Puccini, now plays at the Metropolitan!

From £ 89
Fidelio

Fidelio

Fidelio is a love story about personal sacrifice and heroism. The opera is composed by Beethoven and is playing at the Metropolitan. Book your tickets here!

From £ 108
Der Rosenkavalier

Der Rosenkavalier

Richard Strauss's comic piece Der Rosenkavalier is playing at the Metropolitan Opera House. Performing with original German libretto, book you tickets here!

From £ 131
The Legend of the White Snake - China National Peking Opera

The Legend of the White Snake - China National Peking Opera

The Legend of White Snake is a famous piece of Chinese folklore, while its characters are household names in the country. In the long history of suppression and ovedience before her, Lady White, one of the story's key figures, is a symbol of rebellion, bravery and a quest for true love.

From £ 58
Werther

Werther

Massenet's Werther, based on Goethe's tragic The Sorrows of Young Werther, is playing at the Met! Book your tickets here!

From £ 89
Lulu - ENO

Lulu - ENO

With a highly emotional and intensely expressive score, Lulu is one of the seminal operas of the twentieth century. Berg’s gritty exploration of sexual desire comes to ENO in unforgettable staging from celebrated artist and director William Kentridge.

From £ 26
Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville) is an opera in two acts by Gioachino Rossini. You can now experience this popular piece at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. Book your tickets here!

From £ 89
The Winter's Tale - ENO

The Winter's Tale - ENO

A world premiere from ENO’s composer-in-residence Ryan Wigglesworth, The Winter‘s Tale a compelling new interpretation of Shakespeare’s tale of love, loss and reconciliation. This new work will be directed by Olivier Award-winning actor Rory Kinnear, who brings his considerable Shakespearean experience (the National Theatre’s Hamlet and Iago) to the production.

From £ 26
Romeo et Juliette

Romeo et Juliette

The timeless classic Romeo et Juliette is playing at the Metropolitan. Gounod's adaption stays faithful to Shakespeare's original text. This Met production stands out with its beautiful milieu and costumes.

From £ 108
Tosca

Tosca

Tosca is a roller coaster story of love, lust, murder and political intrigue. With its dramatic story line and Puccini’s richly romantic score, it is one of the world’s best loved operas.

From £ 26
La Traviata

La Traviata

Opera La Traviata is an original production of the Salzburger Festspiele. Verdi’s consumptive courtesan returns in Willy Decker’s timeless setting. Book your tickets online to see Verdi's timeless masterpiece!

From £ 89
L'Amour de Loin

L'Amour de Loin

L'Amour de Loin, composed by Kaija Saariaho, is based on a twelfth-century troubadour song by Jaufré Rudel, a French prince. Book your tickets for this popular Met opera online!

From £ 108
Jenufa

Jenufa

Jenufa, by Leoš Janáček, is a troubled love story and a tale depicting life in a little Moravian village. Now playing at the Metropolitan, book your tickets here!

From £ 89
Der Fliegende Hollander

Der Fliegende Hollander

Richard Wagner's Der Fliegende Hollander is playing at the Metropolitan Opera House. Book your tickets online to see this classic piece!

From £ 108
Eugene Onegin

Eugene Onegin

Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin is a story about the lovestruck Tatiana and the imperious Onegin. The opera is now playing at the Metropolitan, book your tickets here!

From £ 131
Guillaume Tell

Guillaume Tell

Rossini's Guillaume Tell is brought to life at the Metropolitan. The sensations of nature and liberty is depicted, not only through the music, but it is also present in he scenography. Book your tickets here!

From £ 108
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 £ 74
Idomeneo

Idomeneo

Based on François Fénelon's novel, love rivalry is one of the main themes in Mozart's Idomeneo. In his first opera, Mozart exterted great influence over the libretto, stepping beyond the bounds of Italian opera seria.

From £ 89
L'Italiana in Algeri

L'Italiana in Algeri

Rossini's 1813 comedy of a feisty Italian girl was one of his earliest successes. Playing at the Metropolitan, book your tickets here!

From £ 89
Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac, the opera by Franco Alfano is playing at The Metropolitan Opera House. Book your tickets for this New York opera online!

From £ 108
Nabucco

Nabucco

In this emoting drama, Nabucco, the King of Babylon, goes to war with the Israelits. Nabucco is about love, despair and redemtion. Book your tickets online!

From £ 108
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 £ 89
Tristan und Isolde

Tristan und Isolde

Tristan und Isolde is a Wagner classic. Not only is the music outstanding, but Wagner's meditation on love and death holds a unique place in the opera world. Book your tickets here!

From £ 108
Manon Lescaut

Manon Lescaut

The love story Manon Lescaut, an opera by Giacomo Puccini, confirmed his position as the preeminent Italian opera composer of his day. Tickets for Manon Lescaut at the Met in New York can be booked here!

From £ 131
Rusalka

Rusalka

Antonín Dvořák composed one of the most famous Czech operas: Rusalka. The opera has a history of enormous success and is now playing at the Metropolitan. Book your tickets online!

From £ 108
Salome

Salome

Richard Strauss’s Salome is a scandalous Oscar Wilde–inspired drama about princess Salome and her unrequited love for John the Baptist. Salome has been a success since the premiere and continues to take the world by storm.

From £ 89
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 £ 89
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