are available to all currently enrolled Princeton University students for certain performances. A schedule of the Opera Draw is listed below. Click on the name of the opera for further information about the production.
To enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets: drop your name, netID, and email address into the Opera Draw box in the Music Department's Administrative Office (310 Woolworth Center) by 12:00 noon on the drawing date. Entry limited to one per netID. Winners are selected in a blind drawing. If you are selected, you will be notified by email with instructions for claiming your tickets. Please return any tickets you do not plan to use. If you do not use a claimed ticket, you will be ineligible for future Opera Draws.
Ticket Pick Up Deadline
|Les Contes d'Hoffman - Friday, October 13, 2017 at 8PM||Thurs. October 5, 2017||Wed. October 11, 2017|
|Norma - Friday, October 20, 2017 at 8PM||Thurs. October 12, 2017||Wed. October 18, 2017|
|The Exterminating Angel - Friday, November 10, 2017 at 8PM||Thurs. October 26, 2017||Wed. November 8, 2017|
|Madama Butterfly - Friday, November 17, 2017 at 8PM||Thurs. November 9, 2017||Wed. November 15, 2017|
|Norma - Friday, December 8, 2017 at 8PM||Thurs. November 30, 2017||Wed. December 6, 2017|
|Hansel and Gretel - Friday, December 22, 2017 at 8PM||Thurs. December 7, 2017*||Wed. December 13, 2017|
|The Merry Widow - Friday, January 5, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. December 7, 2017*||Wed. December 13, 2017|
|Le Nozze di Figaro - Friday, January 19, 2018 at 7:30PM||Thurs. January 11, 2018||Wed. January 17, 2018|
|Il Trovatore - Friday, February 9, 2018 at 7:30PM||Thurs. January 25, 2018||Wed. February 7, 2018|
|La Boheme - Friday, February 16, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. February 8, 2018||Wed. February 14, 2018|
|La Boheme - Friday, March 2, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. February 22, 2018||Wed. February 28, 2018|
|Elektra - Friday, March 23, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. March 16, 2018||Wed. March 21, 2018|
|Cosi fan tutte - Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. April 5, 2018||Wed. April 11, 2018|
|Cendrillon - Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. April 12, 2018||Wed. April 18, 2018|
|Cendrillon - Friday, May 3, 2018 at 8PM||Thurs. May 3, 2018||Wed. May 9, 2018|
*Ticket draws for multiple opera performances will be made on this date. Please specify which date/performance you would like to attend.
Many on-campus events are free or heavily subsidized for Princeton University students. The University's Passport to the Arts program, sponsored and administered by the Offices of the Deans of Undergraduate and Graduate Students, allows students to attend a number of world-class performances on campus each year at no charge. For further information from Offices of the Deans of Undergraduate and Graduate Students.
Princeton, New Jersey is situated with close proximity to a number of esteemed performing arts institutions, many of which provide discounts to students. These include, but are not limited to: Princeton University Concerts, McCarter Theatre, Carnegie Hall, the New York Philharmonic, the Metropolitan Opera, the 92Y, the Kimmel Center, and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC).