Ways to Buy Tickets
Select your opera and date to purchase tickets online. Choose your own seats or get the best available. There is a $3 facility fee for each Cobb Energy Centre performance ticket purchase.
Call Ticketing Services
Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Atlanta Opera
1575 Northside Drive, N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30318
Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Subscribers always have the best seats in the house, guaranteed. You can select the best seats in your section before single ticket buyers, and save up to 25% on single ticket prices. We offer subscribers exclusive, flexible services to make your experience easy and enjoyable. Let our Ticketing Services representatives handle all of the details, then relax and enjoy a year of operatic entertainment. Offered only to subscribers, you may pre-purchase hassle-free parking before arriving at the Cobb Energy Centre. Want to add Mangia! pre-show dining to your ticket? No problem. We are available Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for personal attention and ticketing questions.
2017-18 season subscriptions and Flex Packages are currently on sale online, by phone, in person at the Atlanta Opera Ticket Office or at our next production at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.
Veterans & Current Military Ticket Program
Veterans and active military servicemen and women can experience grand opera on our mainstage for FREE all season long. Depending on availability, tickets may be reserved up to one week in advance of performances. Once our veterans and active military tickets are released, simply fill out the online form to claim up to four tickets per production.
With generous support from The Home Depot Foundation, The Atlanta Opera is able to offer these free benefits to veterans, active duty and military families.
Opera fans ages 21 to 40 are invited to Opera’s Night Out for $40 per person. Join us before each Friday performance at Cobb Energy Centre for a pre-show cocktail hour to meet other opera fans and young professionals in Atlanta. Your reservation includes hors d’oeuvres and a drink voucher, private bar, and a ticket to the opera.
Share the opera experience with friends, family and colleagues! Groups of 10 or more save up to 25% on regularly priced tickets. We offer great seats and concierge service for any group, including schools, businesses, sororities, fraternities, church groups, civic organizations, etc. Call Ticketing Services to order tickets at 404-881-8885 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discount tickets are available for high school and college students with a valid student I.D.; veterans and active military servicemen and women with valid military I.D; and seniors age 65 and older with valid I.D. Purchase up to two tickets at our ticket window starting two hours before the performance, and get some of the best seats available for $25 to $35 each.
Programs for Schools & Students
There are many ways for schools and students from kindergarten to college to get discounted access to opera performances and learning experiences:
Final Dress Rehearsals – The Atlanta Opera proudly invites students and educators to the Final Dress Rehearsal of each main stage opera at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center. Students will enjoy a full performance as the music, staging, and lighting are rehearsed for the last time before opening night! Click here for more information.
Studio Tour – Founded in an effort to teach students throughout the state of Georgia about opera, The Atlanta Opera Studio Tour brings live performances and workshops into schools. The tour teaches introductory knowledge about opera through both performances themselves and accompanying Georgia Performance Standards materials. Recommended for grades K-12.
OPERAbility Program – Designed for a classroom of students, OPERAbility allows extensive interaction between students and artists. Sessions feature a teaching artist discussing the concept, history, and production aspects of opera. The teaching artist will perform selections of opera and include a question-and-answer period at the end of the presentation. This 30-minute presentation is available year-round for schools, camps, youth groups, and interested adults.
Student Short – Our Student Short presentations are fully-staged, abbreviated versions of mainstage productions, and feature principal artists and the Atlanta Opera Studio, Orchestra and Chorus. Carefully selected highlights are threaded together, providing students the performance experience at the Cobb Energy Centre. Recommended for grades 6-12. Presented in collaboration with ArtsBridge.
Returns, Exchanges, & Donations
All sales are final, and tickets are non-refundable. Dates, times, productions, and prices are subject to change.
Only subscribers may exchange their tickets for any performance of the same opera. All exchanges are subject to availability, and seats cannot be guaranteed. If you are exchanging into a higher-priced performance or section, you will be charged the difference in price. No refunds are given for exchanging into a lower-priced seating section or performance. All ticket exchanges must be received prior to your scheduled subscription performance. We are unable to exchange tickets for performances that have already occurred. Call Patron Services at 404-881-8885 to make an exchange.
Subscribers who are unable to use their tickets may donate them to The Atlanta Opera so that another patron may enjoy the performance. A tax-deductible receipt will be mailed to you after the production is over. The Atlanta Opera must receive your donation at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the performance in order for you to receive tax credit. Ticket donations cannot be accepted after the performance date printed on the tickets. Only subscription tickets may be donated; we cannot accept donations of single tickets.
To donate tickets on the day of a performance, please call the Cobb Energy Centre box office at 770-916-2852 up to 30 minutes prior to the scheduled performance. Ticket donations cannot be accepted after the performance date printed on the tickets.
Patrons unable to use their tickets are also encouraged to give them to friends or family as tickets are fully transferable.