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Seattle Opera.

Seattle Opera Select Events

You pick your premium experience with Seattle Opera Select Events! When you give at the Amethyst, Garnet and Jade levels, you will have the opportunity to choose from a series of special opera experiences. Donors at the Ruby level and higher enjoy access to all Seattle Opera Select Events.

2016/17 SEASON

PARTY IN THE PIT!

January 23, 2017
Discover what it feels like to be in the orchestra's shoes. Enjoy a fun reception and artistic presentation in the pit, with plenty of refreshments and mingling in store. (Be sure to RSVP early as pit space is limited). Advanced RSVP and activity fee of $15 per person required. 

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PANEL DISCUSSION with artists

March 5, 2017
Get a front row seat as the artists of Katya Kabanova discuss this captivating and complex Czech drama. Your chance to get an inside look at what it's like to be a Seattle Opera artist. After beverages and appetizers, enjoy a lively discussion moderated by General Director Aidan Lang. Advanced RSVP and activity fee of $15 per person required.  

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Magic revealed: the PIANO TECHNICAL REHEARSAL 

April 30, 2017
Hear Technical and Facilities Director Robert Schaub discuss his experience designing the sets for The Magic Flute. Then watch the artists take the mainstage for the first time in the Piano Technical Rehearsal. Advanced RSVP and activity fee of $15 per person required.

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SPOTLIGHT DINNERS 

August 4, 2016; October 13, 2016; January 12, 2017; February 23, 2017; and May 4, 2017
You’ll receive a unique perspective on the production from General Director Aidan Lang as he interviews a special artistic guest before each Thursday dress rehearsal. Enjoy your invitation to one Spotlight Dinner next season. Dinners require advance purchase of $95 per person.

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2017/18 SEASON

Costume Shop Tour

September 2017 
Join us for a special tour of Seattle Opera's Costume Shop, located at our administrative offices in South Lake Union. Get an insider look at what it takes to outfit principal arists and chorus members for a Seattle Opera production. Advanced RSVP and activity fee of $15 per person required.  

Meet the Artists

January 2018
Don't miss your chance to mix and mingle with the cast of at this fun reception, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A session with the artists. Advanced RSVP and activity fee of $15 per person required. 

Scene Shop Tour

January 27, 2018
Did you know Seattle Opera maintains an off-site scene shop located in Renton? Join us to explore the facility and learn the ins and outs of building or remounting a Seattle Opera production. Advanced RSVP and activity fee of $15 per person required. 

SPOTLIGHT DINNERS 

August 3, 2017; October 12, 2017; January 11, 2018; February 22, 2018; and May 3, 2018
You’ll receive a unique perspective on the production from General Director Aidan Lang as he interviews a special artistic guest before each Thursday dress rehearsal. Enjoy your invitation to one Spotlight Dinner next season. Dinners require advance purchase of $95 per person.

Photo © Brandon Patoc Photography 2014