Season Tickets

Music. Drama. Laughter. Connection.

Whether onstage or online, Madison Opera is committed to sharing a wonderful season with you.  Our 2020/21 season is in the process of being reconfigured into a digital fall, She Loves Me in January 2021, and The Marriage of Figaro in April / May 2021.

We expect that the new version of subscriptions will be available by August 1. To be contacted as soon as the revised subscriptions are available, please email

If you are a renewing subscriber, your renewal deadline has been extended until September 1. Please email to discuss your options.

Single Tickets

Single tickets to She Loves Me and The Marriage of Figaro will be on sale starting on October 1, 2020 through the Overture Center box office.

Want to guarantee your seats to one particular show?  Consider subscribing, and treat yourself to a new discovery!

Benefits of Being a Subscriber

Subscribers save up to 15% over regular ticket prices, as well as saving up to $28 in ticketing fees compared to buying single tickets. Subscribers also receive a “Madison Opera Subscriber Card” good for free or reduced admission to Opera Up Close.

Free Exchanges
Subscribers may exchange tickets for another performance of the same opera for no cost, up to 48 hours in advance, subject to availability. (Note: While we will attempt to exchange your tickets to a similar location, we cannot guarantee the same seats.)

Priority Seating
Subscribers receive first choice of seats; non-subscription tickets do not go on sale until September.

Renewable Seats
Subscribers can renew their same seats for the following year and are first in line to move to better seats.

Lost Ticket Insurance
Lost your tickets? Simply contact Madison Opera and we will issue replacements for free.


Tickets purchases are non-refundable.  All sales are final – no refunds or credits will be issued unless the performance is cancelled.

Subscribers may exchange their tickets for an alternate performance of the same opera up to 48 hours in advance through the Madison Opera ticket office, subject to availability.

Tickets may also be donated back to Madison Opera for a tax-deduction, up to 24 hours in advance, for which you will receive a receipt from the Opera.

All casts subject to change.

Group Tickets

Group Tickets

Madison Opera offers discounts for groups of all sizes, from ten on up, in every seating level. For information, please email us or call 608.238.8085.


Student Rush

Student Rush

Subject to availability, Madison Opera offers Student Rush for each performance.  Student Rush tickets are $20 each for the best available seat and must be purchased in person at the Overture Center Box office beginning at 11am on the Friday morning of each production’s run.  A valid student ID must be presented; a maximum of 2 tickets may be purchased per ID.

Donation Requests

Auction Donations

Madison Opera is pleased to support our community through donations of tickets, and we do so to the best of our ability, subject to availability.  Priority is given to arts groups and to non-profits connected with our trustees, donors, and artists.

Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are the perfect present for any opera lover. They are available for any amount ($25 and up) and offer the recipient ultimate flexibility. They may be redeemed for tickets to any Madison Opera performance.