Discover opera for the first time with Opera North’s £20 ticket scheme

So you’re new to opera? We’ve all been there.

You’ll no doubt have a load of questions and pre-conceptions but the very fact you’re reading this, means you’re thinking of giving it a go. And that’s great! Here at Opera North we’re passionate about bringing new people on board so, starting from our 2019/20 season, we’ll be offering first-timers £20 tickets to your first performance. We’ll even set aside a row in the stalls, just for you.

We’ll have a sign-up form here very soon. If you are interested in the scheme, you can register your interest now with our Box Office team, by calling 0113 223 3600 or emailing We’ll let you know when tickets go on sale and how you can book discounted tickets, for performances from September 2019.

In the meantime, begin your journey into the world of opera by reading our myth-busting FAQs, or if you have burning questions, contact us on Facebook or Twitter.


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