Opera Tickets in New York 2022

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Opera at the Lincoln Center in New York

Opera tickets in New York are easy to buy 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 richly decorated lobby and 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/mid-June.

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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.

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How to buy the Opera Tickets?

It is easy to buy tickets for the opera in New York with the link below. I recommend buying tickets online before your trip to New York. Why? You will save time and money and most importantly you don’t have to stress about finding tickets when you are in New York. A lot of shows are very popular and are often sold out.
Buying a ticket is simple:

  • Click on the link and select the date you want to go
  • Fill in your information and pay
  • Check your email for the confirmation and voucher

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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.

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COVID-19 regulations

Limited amount of tickets available. Social distancing, face masks and proof of a full, WHO-approved vaccination is required.

Show Information

  • Duration: varies per performance, usually between 3-4 hours
  • Location: Metropolitan Opera House, 30 Lincoln Center Plaza
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