Student Matinee

Each year the Student Matinee program attracts over one thousand middle and high school students to a Madison Opera performance. Since its inception, thousands of Wisconsin teenagers have been exposed to their first opera through this accessible and affordable experience.

To receive Student Matinee e-mails and mailings, contact the Madison Opera office at (608) 238-8085 or

2016/1 Student Matinee:

    • Mozart's The Magic Flute
      Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | 11:00am
      Run time: approx. 3 hours, including one intermission
      Reservations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis and are due by April 5, 2017. No tickets available at door.

    To reserve tickets, please fill out the order form and return it to Madison Opera.  For questions, please contact the Madison Opera office at (608) 238-8085 or

    Nov. 21 & 23, 2014
    Feb. 6, 7, & 8, 2015
    April 24 & 26, 2015
    July 25, 2015

    Steinhauer Charitable


    with additional funding from the Evjue Foundation charitable arm of the Capital Times 

    Webcrafters-Frautschi Foundation

    The Kathryn Elwers Fund
    for the Student Matinee 

    Jennifer and Jim Lattis

    Herbert H. Kohl Charities