Founded in 1920 and the second oldest opera company in the U.S., Cincinnati Opera presents a thrilling roster of world-class artists and conductors, important company debuts, stunning sets and costumes, and the spectacular Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Today the company is hailed as Cincinnati's "prime summer arts festival" attracting a passionate regional audience as well as opera tourists from throughout the U.S. and Canada.


Current Ticket Discount:

Cincinnati Opera is offering 10 complimentary (5 pairs) tickets to AFTA-Cincinnati to be distributed to active members of the Armed Forces, Guard/Reserves and their immediate families for upcoming events. Please check the AFTA-Cincinnati Events page for information on current offers.   Also, we would be happy to extend an Armed Forces discount of 20% per ticket to any additional active duty individuals who would like to purchase opera tickets. This 20% discount is good for any number of tickets and may be redeemed by simply calling the box office and asking for the AFTA or armed forces discount. 

Must present picture military ID to redeem tickets for any of the productions. Tickets can be purchased or reserved via phone at (513) 241-2742, online, or at the Cincinnati Opera Box Office. All performances take place at Music Hall. For more information about our upcoming season schedule or our Company, please visit us at


Web Page: Cincinnati Opera


Handicap Accessibility: Yes (Full)


Box Office Phone:

1 513-241-2742


Box Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m


Physical Location:

Music Hall
1243 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202


Additional Misc. Information:

Music Hall is fully handicapped accessible, but it is important that the box office knows if someone has special needs so we can put them in proper seats to ensure their comfort.

Additional contact information: From outside the Greater Cincinnati area, please call 1-888-533-7149 (toll-free) or email to [email protected]