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.


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Unnumbered seats on steps - LEFT and RIGHT side - 14.00 euros

Numbered seat on the steps 5th sector - 21.00 euros

Numbered seat on the steps 2nd sector Puccini - 47.00 euros


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



by Pietro Mascagni


by Ruggero Leoncavallo

New stage design

19, 26 June at 9.00 p.m.
3, 8, 17 July at 9.00 p.m.
8, 13, 22 August at 8.45 p.m.



by Giuseppe Verdi

Director Franco Zeffirelli

25 June at 9.00 p.m.
5, 10, 14, 18, 24, 30 July at 9.00 p.m.
2, 5, 9, 12, 20, 29 August at 8.45 p.m.
1 September at 8.45 p.m.



by Giacomo Puccini

Director Franco Zeffirelli

27 June at 9.00 p.m.
11, 16, 31 July at 9.00 p.m.
14, 26 August at 8.45 p.m.
3 September at 8.45 p.m.



by Giuseppe Verdi

Director Arnaud Bernard

4, 9, 15, 25 July at 9.00 p.m.
6, 11, 19, 28 August at 8.45 p.m.
4 September at 8.45 p.m.


20, 21 July at 9.15 p.m.



by Giuseppe Verdi

Director Franco Zeffirelli

1, 7, 15, 21, 27 August at 8.45 p.m.
2 September at 8.45 p.m.




23 August at 9.45 p.m.



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 - your reference number (if allocated during previous bookings)


Fondazione Arena di Verona will confirm the purchase sending the reservation number and the expiry date of the booking.

Payment procedure

Purchase at the counter, within the expiry date of the booking or anyway not least than the day before the choosen performance. 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 in the reason for payment, specify your reference number, the date of the performance and the name of the school . The bank transfer must be payable to Fondazione Arena di Verona, UNICREDIT S.p.A, IBAN IT67C0200805364 00000 5518220 SWIFT: UNCRITMMORR


Credit Card sending an e-mail to  and specifying:

1 - Your reference number

2 - Date of the performance, quantity and category of seats
3 - Total amount due
4 - Name of the credit card owner, number and expiry date of the credit card
5 - Telephone number
6 - Authorization to charge the amount to the credit card

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, individual bookings will not be accepted, and tickets for groups have to be picked up all together. 

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