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Newcomer Package

THE NEWCOMER PACKAGE is the perfect way to become well acquainted with the world of opera at a discounted price. Each evening includes a special pre-show lecture tailored for those new to opera, an exclusive intermission reception and an after-party. To purchase the Newcomer Package, call the Box Office at 213.972.8001, or stop by Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-6pm.

Newcomer packages start at just $105!

newcomer packages include

• Select performances of La Traviata, Florencia en el Amazonas, and The Barber of Seville
Special pre-performance talk tailored for those new to opera
• Exclusive intermission reception
• Invitation to after-party, hosted by KCRW

newcomer package dates

Kick-Off Party  TUE, AUG 12, 2014 6:00 PM
La Traviata FRI, SEP 26, 2014 7:30 PM*
Florencia en el Amazonas
WED, DEC 10, 2014 7:30 PM*
The Barber of Seville
WED, MAR 11, 2015 7:30 PM*

*pre-performance events begin at 6:30pm

benefits

FREE RECEPTIONS & PARTIES
Newcomers are invited to a pre-performance talk with hosted bar, an exclusive intermission reception with hosted bar, and an after-party hosted by KCRW.  Often the pre-performance talks include a behind-the-scenes look at the people who create opera, including artists, directors, and designers.

PRIORITY SEATING
Newcomer Package holders receive first choice at seats (behind Full Season and Select Subscribers), before going on sale to the public on June 22, 2014.

PRIORITY PURCHASING FOR ADD-ON PRESENTATIONS
2014/15 package holders receive priority purchasing (and seating) for Sondra Radvanovsky: in Recital, Hercules vs. Vampires, and Dog Days (at REDCAT).

DISCOUNTED EXCHANGES
Change of plans? No problem.  You can exchange your tickets into the same section at a different performance for only $5 (regularly $25 per ticket).*

TICKET DONATION
If you can’t attend a performance, you may donate your ticket back to LA Opera for a tax-deductible donation.**

EASY PAYMENT PLANS
Spread your payments out anyway you like. To set up a payment plan, please place your package order by phone.  Contact the Box Office at 213.972.8001 Monday through Saturday, from 10:00am - 6:00pm (PST).

SUBSCRIBER BENEFITS CLUB CARD
Good for discounts at area hotels, restaurants and more! (Valid September 2014 - June 2015)

*Exchanges may be subject to seating price increase and are based on availability.  Exchanges made less than 48 hours prior to curtain time are subject to a $25 Exchange Fee.

**Ticket donations may be made up until curtain time of that performance.

The Newcomer’s Project received funding from OPERA America’s
Building Opera Audiences Grant Program, generously supported by
the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation.


Order by calling the Box Office at 213.972.8001

Monday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm



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