The 20202021


goes offline June 30

Be sure to watch these unforgettable productions before they’re gone.
Thank you for joining us in our first fully digital season.

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Student Tickets

Vancouver Opera's Carmen: Up Close and Personal

Students get $10 off single performance tickets.

Buy single-performance tickets to any of our Digital Season productions for only $20.

Please note the code Student20 
and enter it at checkout to activate this rate.

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Share the love of opera!

Vancouver Opera's Carmen: Up Close and Personal

Students get $10 off single-performance tickets to the digital season!

Know a student who loves opera?

Share your love of opera with them:
single-performance tickets to any digital season opera 
are only $20 with promotional code Student20.

Now Available

VSO Day of Music with Young Artists

This performance is an assortment of great operatic excerpts from Mozart to Richard Strauss, performed by our Yulanda M. Faris Young Artists Program members, is available for free on our site until June 30!

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Carmen: Up Close and Personal

Carmen: Up Close and Personal

Now Available!

Inspired by French arthouse cinema, this brand-new reimagining of Bizet’s beloved masterpiece is an alluring and intimate adaptation with twists and turns along the way.

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The Music Shop

Now Available!

In this brilliant comedy, a distraught husband desperately searches a music shop for a song requested by his wife. If only he could remember the name or the tune…

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Amahl and the Night Visitors

Now Available!

Since its Christmas Eve premiere in 1951, this story has warmed the hearts of audiences around the world.

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La Voix humaine

Now Available!

In this beautiful work, one performer and one piano create an intimate look into one night in the life of Elle as she struggles with connection…

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Also Streaming

Wagner for Valentines

Wagner for Valentine's

A special free performance
Now Available!

Let mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó and members of the VO Orchestra sweep you off your feet for a Valentine’s date night performance of Wagner!

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What is included in my Digital Subscription?

Unlimited on-demand access to all four performances for the duration of the season. The Season officially runs from October 2020 to June 2021. The digital season will give you and your bubble front row seats to all four operas and unlimited on-demand access! Plus, you’ll be supporting the performing arts and artists in our community.

How do I watch the digital performances?

Each opera will be available from its individual show page at its designated Digital Premiere date and time. In general, to access the performances, you will need to ensure that you’ve done the following: 

  1. Purchased a digital subscription
  2. Login using your email address and password
  3. At 7:30PM on opening night, refresh your browser on your purchased opera’s production page.
  4. Watch and enjoy the show!
Can I watch the operas after the digital premiere, or just that night?

Never worry about missing a performance! As part of your digital subscription package, operas will be available on-demand following their digital premiere for the remainder of the season (June 2021).

How long will the content be available?
Each opera will be available at its designated Digital Premiere date and time and will remain available on-demand for the duration of the season, June 2021. Content cannot be downloaded.
What is the cost?
For only $99, you get the best seats in the house to a full digital season of opera. Unlimited on-demand access to all the performances for you, and your household to enjoy! Subscribe today! Please consider making a gift to support Vancouver Opera so we can continue to keep the performing arts alive during a time when we cannot perform on stage.
Will I be able to watch the season on my TV, phone, or computer?

You will be able to access our new Digital Season website from any iOS or Android smartphone, tablet, desktop or laptop computer through an internet browser.

To view the season on a television, we recommend an AppleTV or Chromecast streaming media device or a smart TV with a built-in internet browser. Other streaming media devices may also be compatible.

For more tips, watch our “How to Watch” video tutorial!

Are there subtitles?

Yes, we have added English subtitles to all of our broadcasts. Click on the “CC” button on the video.

Are there pre-show talks?

Yes! Each performance will include a pre-show talk and will feature interviews or discussions with cast members and/or the creative team.

Do you accept refunds?

Vancouver Opera has a no-refund policy for tickets and subscriptions.

VO In The Community

Productions and performances presented by Vancouver Opera available for free on-demand streaming.

Thank You To Our Sponsors






Ms. Martha Lou Henley, C.M.

Alan and Gwendoline Pyatt Foundation

Yoshiko Karasawa