#operaplot Partners

The following is a list of opera houses that are #operaplot partners. There’s also an #operaplot map that shows which cities are participating in each country.

Update 27/04/09: The competition has started and is now closed to taking on further partners. If you would like to be considered for the next #operaplot competition, get in touch.


washington-national-operaThe Washington National Opera is please to offer an weekend prize pack that includes:

2 premium tickets to WNO’s season-closing Turandot on 4th June 2009 and 2 tickets to the Opera Ball at the German Embassy on 5th June 2009. Approximate value – $1000

Among the most anticipated events of Washington’s social season, the Opera Ball is a black-tie affair featuring entertainment, desserts and dancing with General Director Plácido Domingo, Washington’s political and operatic elite and a surprise guest chanteuse.

Winner is responsible for travel arrangements; lodging discounts may be available through hotel partners.


Palm Beach Opera Palm Beach Opera, based in West Palm Beach Florida, is offering a pair premium tickets for any show in the 2009/2010 season.

Beethoven Symphony No. 9 | Otello | Don Giovanni | Carmen

Florentine Opera
The Florentine Opera has 2 tickets available for any show in the upcoming 2009/10 season for a winner living near to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Tosca – November 20, 21 & 22, 2009 | Elmer Gantry March 19 & 21, 2010 | Rigoletto May 21, 22 & 23, 2010

wolf-trap-logo 2 front orchestra tickets for Wolf Trap Opera Company’s multimedia concert staging of La bohème at the Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts. Friday, August 7 at 8:15 pm.

Sarasota OperaSarasota Opera is pleased to offer a pair of orchestra seats to any SO performance during the 2009-10 Season. Choose from La Traviata, Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci, The Magic Flute, Hansel and Gretel and Verdi’s Giovanna d’Arco.

GlimmerglassGlimmerglass Opera, in Cooperstown, NY, offers 2 tickets to a 2009 summer production. La Traviata, La Cenerentola, The Consul & dramatized concerts of Dido and Aeneas in July and Aug. Some restrictions may apply.

Lyric Opera San DiegoLyric Opera San Diego is pleased to offer a pair of tickets to any show in their 2009/10 season. Hansel & Gretel, A Little Night Music, Priti Gandhi in Recital and Pirates of Penzance

Houston Grand Opera is pleased to provide a pair of premium orchestra tickets to any production in the 2009/10 Season. ($400 value) Elixir of Love, Lohengrin, Tosca, Turn Of The Screw, Queen of Spade, Xerxes

Portland OperaParticipants living in the Northwestern United States will be happy to know that the Portland Opera is pleased to offer winners two tickets to the west coast premiere of Orphée, by Philip Glass.
Available performances are November 6, 8 (matinee), 12, and 14, 2009

The Met The Met, is happy to offer a One Year Subscription to Met Player ($150 value) – The new online streaming service from the Metropolitan Opera offering more than 200 full-length performances, including 18 in stunning HD from the Met’s groundbreaking Live in HD series.

San Francisco Opera The San Francisco Opera is pleased to offer a prize pack including:

A pair of tickets to Tosca at the War Memorial Opera House ( June 2 (8 pm), 5 (8 pm), 11 (7:30 pm), 14 (1 pm), 17 (7:30 pm), 20 (8 pm), 23 (8 pm), 26 (8 pm) as well as four Friends & Family passes to Opera at the Ballpark, a live simulcast of Tosca at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Friday, June 5th 8:00pm and our limited edition Opera at the Ballpark t-shirts.

cincinnati-opera-logo The Cincinnati Opera is delighted to put a pair of tickets to a show in our 2009 Summer Season “Opera Goes to Spain” into the pot. Marriage of Figaro, Don Carlo, Golijov’s Ainadamar and Carmen.

los-angeles-opera-logoLA Opera is excited to offer a pair of Orchestra tickets to La Traviata. Elizabeth Futral and Marina Poplavskaya share the role of Violetta in this lavish production. Director: Marta Domingo | Conductor: Grant Gershon

operanj_logo_jpgOpera New Jersey offers a pair of tickets to the opening night of Lucia di Lammermoor, July 10th 8PM, Princeton NJ. Includes pre-performance lecture and post-performance “meet the artists” reception. More information: www.Opera-NJ.org.

opera-tampa-logoOpera Tampa has 2 tickets available for any show in the upcoming 2009/10 season and a special VIP experience!
Lucia di Lammermoor, Renee Fleming, Arias & Encores, La Rondine.

Utah Opera Logo 2 opening night tickets to Utah Opera’s production of Verdi’s Macbeth (October 17, 2009) and a signed and numbered print of Rafal Olbinski’s Madama Butterfly painting (#38/100).

otsl-greensquarelogo The Opera Theatre of St Louis is offering two premium tickets to a show in its 2009 Festival (May 23rd to June 28th).

Boheme | Il Re Pastore | Salome | The Ghosts Of Versailles Date to be chosen by the winner, subject to availability.

lyr_centeredThe Lyric Opera Of Chicago is pleased to offer a pair of tickets to any show in the 2009/10 season subject to availability. Tosca | Faust | Ernani | Katya Kabanova | The Merry Widow | The Elixir of Love | The Damnation of Faust | The Marriage of Figaro

Boston Lyric Opera – details coming soon!

logo-aThe Atlanta Opera would like to offer two tickets to Orfeo & Euridice. as well as an autographed photo of David Daniels The show runs November 14,17,20 & 22 2009.

Santa Fe OperaSanta Fe Opera has contributed a pair of tickets to any Santa Fe Opera performance this summer PLUS a free preview buffet dinner for two at the Opera’s cantina. La Traviata | Don Giovanni | The Elixir Of Love | Alceste | The Letter

logo-150-wide2 Section A+ seats for the opening night of Chicago Opera Theater’s 2010 Spring Festival Season performance of Rossini’s Mosè in Eggito (April 17, 2010). This neglected dramatic masterpiece has not been seen in Chicago for over a century!



vancouver-opera 2 Main Floor tickets for Salome have been thrown in the pot by the Vancouver Opera. The winner will have a choice of performances on May 2, 5, 7, 9 2009 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.

canadian-opera-company-logoThe Canadian Opera Company is happy to offer a pair of tickets to its production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at the Four Seasons Centre in Toronto. Value: $120/pair

operalogoCalgary Opera had put a pair of Gold seats (value $172) to Massenet’s Manon into the prize pot. Manon is playing November 21, 25, and 27 2009 in Calgary at the Jubilee Auditorium. Seats will be subject to availability.

oa-new-logoOpera Atelier, Canada’s Baroque opera company has thrown 2 premium tickets to our fall show Iphigenie en Tauride running Oct. 31 to Nov. 7, 2009 at the Elgin Theatre in Toronto.



OperaNorth Opera North is offering two free tickets to any opera in the Spring 09 season at any venue (Leeds, Newcastle, Manchester and Nottingham) which includes Shostakovich’s Paradise Moscow, Verdi’s Don Carlos & Mozart’s The Abduction from the Seraglio

gpo-logo-opera-plot Grange Park Opera is delighted to offer a pair of tickets to Cavalli’s Eliogabalo, which will make its UK Premiere as part of the Grange Park Opera Festival this summer. The festival is held in June and July each year, in the beautiful surrounds of a crumbling stately manor in Hampshire. Following the success of Cavalli’s La Calisto at Covent Garden, it is widely anticipated that Eliogabalo will be a highlight of the season. The winner may choose from: Thurs 4th June (UK Premiere); Sun 14th June; Sun 21st June; Fri 26th June; Thurs 2nd July and Sun 5th July.

glyndebourne-logo-low-resWin a pair of top price tickets and a complimentary bottle of champagne to the first night of Glyndebourne’s iconic production of Guilio Cesare on May 22nd & featuring the amazing Sarah Connolly in the title role and the Twitter Diva herself, Danielle De Niese as Cleopatra.

logo1English National Opera is delighted to offer 4 Box seats to a new production of Cosi fan tutte directed by Abbas Kiarostami.

The show runs from 29th May to 5th July.

2008-scottish-opera-logo1Scottish Opera is offering a pair of dress circle tickets or the chance to watch from the wings for any show in their upcoming season.

Choose from Cosi Fan Tutti, Manon and Auntie Janet Saves The Planet (for under 6s) in 2009.
In the 2009/10 season, Katya Kabanova, The Elixir of Love and The Italian Girl In Algiers are available to winners.



Opera Australia Opera Australia is a pleased to offer 2 premium tickets to any performance in our 2009 season at the Sydney Opera House, or at the Arts Centre, Melbourne. For information on performance dates and times, visit our website www.opera-australia.org.au.
Travel costs not included.



The Met The Met, is happy to offer a One Year Subscription to Met Player ($150 value) – The new online streaming service from the Metropolitan Opera offering more than 200 full-length performances, including 18 in stunning HD from the Met’s groundbreaking Live in HD series.

FineOperaGlasses.com is pleased to offer one pair of Traditional Opera Glasses or Opera Glasses with light, subject to available stock.

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  1. Richard Katz

    I am most interested in the following three opera houses: Sarasota Opera, Opera Tampa, and Palm Beach Opera since these are within driving distance from my home in southwest Florida.

  2. Miss Mussel

    Hello Richard,

    You are so lucky to have three houses within driving distance. Good luck in the contest….you never know…it could be you that wins!

    All the best,
    Miss M

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