Student Dress Rehearsals
Students can see a Calgary Opera dress rehearsal performance for just $18*
A dress rehearsal is the final on-stage rehearsal of an opera before it premieres to the public. They include nearly full production values (with costumes, sets, lights, orchestra), but the show is still a work in progress.
2019/20 Dress Rehearsal Performances
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Ariadne auf Naxos
Trhusday, April 23, 2020
All performances at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium.
HOW TO BOOK TICKETS
FOR INDIVIDUAL STUDENTS
Tickets are $18.00*
One student ID is valid for a maximum of 2 tickets for a student plus their adult chaperone.
All dress rehearsals are general admission. Please arrive early for the best seats.
Call our box office at 403-262-7286 or visit in person at 1315 7 Street SW (M-F, 9am – 5pm)
Student ID number must be provided at the time of booking.
COLLECTING YOUR TICKETS
Collect your tickets at the ticket pick-up table on the main floor of the Jubilee Auditorium up to 90 minutes before the start time on the date of the performance.
The student ID used to book the tickets must be shown at the time tickets are collected.
FOR TEACHERS & GROUPS
Teachers and music educators can book tickets to our Student Dress Rehearsal for their classes or groups.
For every 9 tickets purchased, you’ll receive the 10th ticket free.
For teachers, a Study Guide for each production will be made available on our website 2 weeks ahead of the dress rehearsal performance.
TO BOOK A GROUP
Education and Outreach Coordinator
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Tickets can be purchased by or on behalf of elementary, junior high, high school and full time post-secondary students, or for groups by schools, community outreach organizations that provide services to marginalized communities, music schools or private music teachers. Due to limited availability, only two (2) tickets per student may be purchased per student ID. All tickets to dress rehearsal performance are General Admission. No seat selection option is available unless wheelchair accessible seating is required. Please arrive early for the best availability. Group bookings by schools and youth organizations with children under the age of 18 require one (1) adult chaperone for every nine (9) youth/students. Chaperones are responsible for students while in the venue. Tickets for group bookings must be paid for by credit card, cash or cheque at least two weeks prior to the performance. If payment is not received prior to this deadline any tickets being held will be released for sale. Once payment is received, tickets may be picked up in advance (recommended for large groups) or at the door on the night of the performance up to 1 hour before the performance start time. It is the organizers’ responsibility to ensure the content of the opera they are purchasing tickets for is appropriate for their children / students / members. All sales final.
*Incl. GST. Plus handling fee.