Student Matinee

Now in its fourth decade, the Student Matinee program attracts thousands of middle and high school students from across Wisconsin to a Madison Opera performance. 

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

2017/18 Student Matinee:

    • Bizet's Carmen
      Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 11:00am
      Run time: approx. 3 hours, including one intermission
      Tickets are $5 per student/chaperone

      Reservations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis. No tickets available at door.

    Order Forms

    The 2017/18 Matinee of Carmen is currently SOLD OUT. If you would like to be added to the wait list, contact Madison Opera at (608) 238-8085. 

    November 3 & 5, 2017
    The Abduction from the Seraglio
    February 9 & 11, 2018
    Florencia en el Amazonas
    April 27 & 29, 2018


    Steinhauer Charitable

    Webcrafters-Frautschi Foundation

    The Kathryn Elwers Fund
    for the Student Matinee 

    Jennifer and Jim

    Herbert Kohl