Schools at the Opera

Schools at the Opera

Are you a primary or secondary school teacher? Do you want to take your pupils to the Arena to experience one of the Arena Opera Festival performances?

We have come up with some really special rates for you and your pupils! The initiative also includes school staff.


-Unnumbered seats on steps - sectors C and F - 10.00 euros

-Numbered seats on steps - 40.00 euros

-Numbered central seats on steps - 50.00 euros


The dates on which you can attend a performance are:

Nabucco 25th June; 3/9/15/18/23 July; 13/18/22/26/29 August; 1/5 September


Aida 5/7/12/14/19/31 July; 9/11/19/23/27/30 August; 2/6 September


Tosca 26th June; 8/11/16 July; 6/14 August


Don Giovanni 4/10/17/30 July; 12th August


Roberto Bolle and Friends 22nd July


Carmen Gala Concert 24th July


Carmina Burana 25th August 


Il Barbiere di Siviglia 1/7/20/28 August; 4th September


Romeo et Juliette 8/21 August; 3rd September

Booking procedure

Tickets can be requested in two ways:

-via fax, to be sent to +39 045/590638, written on the school’s headed notepaper;

-via e-mail, to be sent to scuola@arenadiverona.itusing the school’s e-mail address or attaching the request on the school’s headed notepaper;

What to write in your booking application:


1-the dates of the performances

2-the number of tickets required

3-the category of seats

4-client code (if allocated during previous bookings)


Fondazione Arena di Verona will authorize the purchase and send a copy of the booking to the ticket office. An identical (signed) copy will be consigned to the school as confirmation of the booking. 

Payment procedure

-Purchase at the counter, within the two days prior to the date of the performance requested. Payment can be made in cash (for sums not exceeding 999.00 euros), with an Italian bank draft, via Bancomat or Credit Card;

-Bank transfer, which must be arranged no less than 14 days before the date booked, and a copy of the transfer sent to the ticket office (fax N° +39 045 8013287); in the reason for payment, specify the date of the performance, the name of the school and/or client code. The bank transfer must be payable to Fondazione Arena di Verona, UNICREDIT S.p.A, Filiale Operativa Triveneto Occidentale, Via Garibaldi 1, 37121 VERONA, CIN W ABI  02008 CAB 11758 C/C 5518220 IBAN IT83W0200811758 00000 5518220

-Postal order to be arranged not less than 14 days prior to the date booked (the reason for payment as for the bank transfer), addressed to Fondazione Arena di Verona - Via Roma 7/D - 31721 Verona.

Tickets are considered as paid when the sum due is received, which must be at the latest the day before the performance requested, otherwise the booking will be cancelled. Moreover, bookings must be made together and tickets must all be picked up together. Tickets cannot be withdrawn individually.

The exclusive nature of these special rates must be emphasized, and must only involve pupils/students, the people accompanying them, teaching staff and other school staff.
With the aim of avoiding tickets with special rates being re-sold, it should be noted that the school’s name will be printed on the actual tickets.