Season Ticket Holder Benefits
Benefits for All Subscribers
5-opera subscribers receive complimentary parking all season—a $70 value!
Save up to 35%
When you purchase a season ticket package, you save up to 35% off the single ticket price.
Free payment plans are available with your season ticket order. Hold your seat with only a $10 down payment!
Easy Ticket Exchanges
Switch to another date of the same opera with no fee!
One-time Seating Upgrade
Move into the best available seating area free of charge at the opera of your choice.
Recieve invitations to exclusive behind-the-scenes events and presentations to learn more about Seattle Opera and our productions. Only for our season ticket holders.
Flexible Ticket Exchange and Missed Performance Policies
Know in advance that you can't make a performance? Subscribers are able to exchange their tickets online until 24 hours in advance of their performance, without fees, to another performance of the same opera.
Missed your performance unexpectedly? We understand that things come up last minute. Free standby tickets are issued to subscribers to later performances of the same opera based on availability.
Free Lost Ticket Replacement
If you have lost your tickets, subscribers can visit any sales window at the McCaw Hall Box Office to receive replacements free of charge.
Additional Single Ticket Discounts
Subscribers receive an additional 10% discount off single ticket prices for any show during the season. Additionally, single tickets are made available to subscribers before they are released to the public.
One-time Seating Upgrade
See things from a new angle! Subscribers are invited to try out a different seat for free at a show of their choosing during the season. Use this opportunity to sit up-close at your favorite show!
One-time 50% Bring-A-Friend Discount
Use this extraordinary discount to share opera with a friend! Subscribers have the opportunity to bring a friend for 50% off single ticket prices for Nabucco or Mary Stuart.
Subscriber Appreciation Events
We love our subscribers! Subscribers are invited to special Subscriber Appreciation Events to experience the behind-the-scenes magic required to bring opera to life. Activities include learning more about the costuming process, hearing from new General Director Aidan Lang, and much more.
Costume Preview Events
Subscribers are invited to exclusive costume preview events throughout the year to learn about the costumes for each of our 2015/16 productions. See the extraordinary detail and craftsmanship that goes into every single costume that graces the Seattle Opera main stage.
Free Dessert at Prelude Restaurant
Enjoy dessert on us! Subscribers receive a coupon for use at McCaw Hall's renowned Prelude Restaurant at any production during the season. Feast on Executive Chef Shawn Applin's exceptional seasonal creations featuring fresh, local ingredients.
Happy Hours on Wed and Fri Series
Wednesday and Friday Series subscribers enjoy a special Happy Hour in the McCaw Hall lobby from 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. before their evening performances. Enjoy live music along with special food and drink menus (and prices!) to kick off your evening in style.
Learn More About Your Operas
Additional events featuring each upcoming opera, including free lectures, take place all season long around town. Subscribers are invited to attend these events and learn more about their upcoming productions. See our calendar
Benefits for Preferred Subscribers
Subscribe in our specially-designated premium seating areas (which include a built-in donation) and you'll be automatically enrolled in our Preferred Subscriber Program. These seating areas are noted during the purchase path and include selected sections of the Dress Circle and Orchestra levels. Along with securing the very best seats, Preferred Subscribers receive extra perks including:
Season Tickets Overview
Concierge Desk Service
Located at the bottom of the Grand Staircase in the main lobby of McCaw Hall, our Concierge Desk for Preferred Subscribers handles ticket exchanges, additional single ticket purchases, and other ticketing concerns there on-the-spot at your performance! Preferred Subscribers can also pick up their program in advance.
Additional Subscriber Appreciation Activities
Preferred Subscribers receive invitations to additional special events! At last season's Season Kickoff Event, for example, Preferred Subscribers enjoyed a special Q&A with new General Director Aidan Lang.
As an added thank you to our Preferred Subscribers, enjoy a free gift from us each season. This mystery prize will be available at Nabucco.