Ticket Information

How to Order Tickets


There are two ways to order tickets for our productions:

  1. Through the Tacoma Opera office
  2. Through the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts

To order tickets through the Tacoma Opera office:

Call us at 253-627-7789 (M-F from 10 am to 4 pm).
NOTE: The last day to order tickets through Tacoma Opera is the Tuesday before Opening Night. After that, all tickets must be ordered through the Broadway Center.

To order tickets through the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts:

  1. Call the BCPA box office at 253-591-5894 or 1-800-291-7593
  2. Buy your tickets online through the Broadway Center Website
  3. Visit the BCPA box office in person at 901 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402-4415

Ticket Fees & Discounts


There is a $2.50 per ticket handling fee (up to $20 per order) for tickets ordered through the Tacoma Opera office.

There are variable handling fees charged for tickets ordered through the Broadway Center. Please visit the Broadway Center Website for more information on their fees.

Seniors (62 and over), active military, and youth (under 18) all receive special discounts. Look for details on the Single Tickets page.

Groups of 10 or more receive discounts of 10%. Call Tacoma Opera at 253-627-7789 to make arrangements.

Student Rush tickets are available for full-time students with a valid student I.D. on the day of the performance. $10 per ticket – Available one hour before curtain – Limit 1 ticket per student – Subject to availability.

Please note: Only one discount can be applied per ticket.

Ticket Policies


  1. All ticket sales are final.
    Tickets are non-refundable, but subscribers may exchange tickets for an alternate performance of the same opera up to 48 hours in advance for no fee, subject to availability. To make an exchange, contact the office at 253-627-7789.
  2. Miss a performance?
    Since tickets are non-refundable, we regrettably cannot issue refunds if you purchase tickets and miss a performance due to circumstances beyond our control.
  3. Lost Your Tickets?
    No problem; call our office and we will issue replacement tickets.
  4. Can’t use your tickets?
    You can return them to Tacoma Opera as a fully tax-deductible contribution, enabling us to re-sell them. Just call the office at least 12 hours in advance of the performance, and we’ll send you a receipt for your tax records.
  5. No late seating.
    There is no late seating at Tacoma Opera performances; latecomers will not be allowed in the auditorium after the music has begun. Latecomers and those who leave during the performance will be seated at the next intermission.