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Friday Feb 8 – tonight’s performance cancelled

Tonight’s performance of Benjamin Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia due to snow. We are concerned for our patrons’ safety. We are offering ticket exchanges for Sunday February 10 matinee at 2pm. Please call Tacoma Arts Live Box Office at 253-591-5894. If you are unable to attend Sunday’s performance, we can offer you a refund or […]

A Season of Change – A Change of Season

I haven’t posted anything in the last couple of weeks because the Opera has been experiencing so much change recently. And as always, change upsets our rhythm and our routine, so I’ve been reluctant to write about it until now. Of course it’s the time of year when we’re changing from Summer to Fall and […]


It’s hard to believe that summer is pretty much over, the air is getting crisper, school is starting and so is our season. Right after Labor Day is when everything kickstarts for us at the Opera and the company goes into high gear. For me, it’s a time of great excitement and yes, more than […]

Gritty City Subscription Series!

Are you 35 or under?  Have you always wanted to explore the world of opera, but can’t afford more than you would pay for a Modest Mouse show…? No worries!  You should get a Gritty City Subscription!  For the cost of $55 you can join us for all three shows;  The Pirates of Penzance, The […]

Season Renewals available NOW!

If you are a past subscriber, don’t forget to mail in your subscription renewal form!  New subscriptions will go on sale July 8th, and your seats will only be held until July 15th. Here’s a letter from our General Director, inviting you to our fabulous season… Dear Patrons, At the performances of last season’s Spring […]