Schools at the Opera

Are you a teacher and want your students to discover 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 CDEF - 10.00 euros

Numbered seat on the steps 3rd sector - 35.00 euros

Numbered seat on the steps 2nd sector- 45.00 euros


As follows the dates on which you can attend a performance at these special prices.


CARMEN by Georges Bizet
Friday 29 June at 21
Friday 6, Wednesday 11, Tuesday 17, Saturday 21 July at 21
Friday 3, Thursday 9, Sunday12, Wednesday 22, Saturday 25, Tuesday 28 August at 20.45


AIDA by Giuseppe Verdi
Thursday 28 June at 21
Sunday 8, Tuesday 10, Saturday 14, Thursday 19, Sunday 22, Friday 27 July at 21
Thursday 2, Sunday 5, Tuesday 7, Saturday 11, Sunday 19, Thursday 23, Wednesday 29 August at 20.45


TURANDOT by Giacomo Puccini
Saturday 30 June at 21
Thursday 5, Friday 13, Wednesday 18, Thursday 26 July at 21


NABUCCO by Giuseppe Verdi
Saturday 7, Thursday 12, Friday 20, Saturday 28 July at 21
Friday 10, Saturday 18 August at 20.45


Wednesday 25 July at 21


IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA by Gioachino Rossini
Saturday 4, Wednesday 8, Friday 17, Friday 24, Thursday 30 August at 20.45

Booking procedure

Tickets can be requested via e-mail, to be sent to using 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 2.999.99 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.  arena-young-logo