Knoxville Opera Box Office (M-F 10:00 am – 5:00 pm)
865-524-0795, ext. 1
612 East Depot Avenue

Here’s something new……If you would like to attend one of our performances but don’t have anyone to attend with, join our Facebook group: Sempre Opera Society! S.O.S. is an opera-loving group that will meet for dinner and drinks prior to performances and sit together during the show. Join us on Facebook for more information.

2015 – 2016 Subscription Performance Events


Mefistofele ~ Boito

200 Fabulous Performers…
Awesome Special Effects…
The timeless story of Faust who sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for youth and love!

Maestro Salesky’s onstage opera preview begins 45 minutes prior to each performance.

Friday, October 9, 2015 at 8:00pm
Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 2:30pm
In Italian with projected English translations

both performances at the magnificent Tennessee Theatre

Hansel and Gretel ~ Humperdinck

A Delicious Gingerbread House…
A Magical Forest…
The beloved tale of two children whose goodness and faith triumph over an evil witch!

Maestro Salesky’s onstage opera preview begins 45 minutes prior to each performance.

Friday, February 26, 2016 at 8:00pm
Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 2:30pm
In English

both performances at the magnificent Tennessee Theatre

Tosca ~ Puccini

Italy’s Greatest Diva…
Torture, Murder, Suicide…
a masterpiece of corruption and intrigue!

For the first time in history, the audience will experience each act in a different venue in on amazing day!

Performed at Church Street United Methodist Church, Knoxville Convention Exhibition Center, and the World’s Fair Park Amphitheatre.
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Performed in Italian

Knoxville Opera’s Rossini Festival

International Street Fair

Saturday, April 23, 2016 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Downtown Knoxville

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Season Tickets

Section                  P**            A              B             C             D***        WC           
Adult $270 $225 $180 $126 $51 $51
Student/Child* $270 $190 $99 $72 $24 $24
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Single Tickets

Section                  P          A               B               C             D***        WC          
Adult $95 $79 $64 $44 $18 $18
Student/Child* $95 $47 $38 $26 $10 $10

* Ages 18 & under and college students. Student ID may be required.
** Additional $250 per seat optional tax deductible donation is suggested for Section P subscribers.
*** Includes some restricted view seating.
Group Discounts
Knoxville Opera offers a discount of 25% for groups of ten or more people purchasing tickets to a single production.

KO’s group discount is a great way to purchase blocks of tickets to use as incentives for employees, clients, for gatherings of social clubs or a group of friends!

Give the thrill of Knoxville Opera!

Knoxville Opera offers gift certificates for all season performances.

Ticket packages purchased through our box office come in attractive gift envelopes. Call 524-0795 x1 or come by our studio offices

Simply email your request along with a credit card number and expiration date and we will provide a beautiful gift certificate for your recipient packaged with attractive ticket sleeve. If you’re not sure how much to give, you can view ticket pricing above.

For further information about Knoxville Opera’s Rossini Festival, contact:
Marketing Director Michael Torano 865-524-0794 ext. 28 or
Production Manager Don Townsend 865-524-0795, ext. 26.