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Seattle Opera.

Per the latest public health recommendations from Governor Inslee and King County Public Health, all Seattle Opera public events through March 31, 2020 are canceled. At this time events in April and May will continue as scheduled, including our production of La bohème. Learn more >

Experience Opera

Experience Opera


School groups and homeschool families are eligible to attend the final dress rehearsal of each mainstage performance. $15 registration per person includes an interactive discussion in the Nesholm Family Lecture Hall, an online resource guide with articles and activities, and attendance at the dress rehearsal. A limited number of chaperone passes are included at no cost for groups of 15 or more.


Upgrade your experience with a guided backstage tour and an exclusive chat with a member of the cast or creative team. Availability is limited due to the constraints of backstage access, and groups will be booked on a first-come, first-served basis. $20 registration per person. A limited number of chaperone passes are included at no cost for groups of 15 or more.

Wondering if these operas are appropriate for your students? Check out our content advisories page.


La bohème
By Giacomo Puccini
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Pre-rehearsal talk at 6:15 PM
Curtain at 7:00 PM

Learn more



Use the following link if you are a schoolteacher or other school employee with a student group, or are registering on behalf of a youth group:

Register Now - School & Youth Groups

Use the following link if you are registering to attend with your homeschool student:

Register Now - Homeschool Families

Seattle Opera is committed to providing equitable access to the arts. Financial assistance is available. 

Please email with any questions.

Photo © Philip Newton