Subscribers, here is your exclusive sneak peek of Pittsburgh Opera's 2020-21 season:

Renewal packets will be arriving in the mail soon, except for those folks who’ve opted into paperless renewal, who will receive emails as needed! Renew online at, or call us at 412-281-0912 ext 3 (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm). If you renew by March 19th, pay for your season tickets in FIVE EASY INSTALLMENTS. To take advantage of this feature, select this payment plan when you renew online at

Our 2020-21 season:


October 10-18
Rusalka the Water Sprite risks everything for the love of a human Prince

The Magic Flute

November 7-15
Aided by a magic flute, and accompanied by Papageno the bird catcher, Tamino pursues truth and reason, love and enlightenment


January 23-31
The heart-wrenching story of a young Maine teenager sent to work in a Massachusetts textile mill in the 1820s

Soldier Songs

February 20-28
Explore the perceptions vs. the realities of the Soldier, the loss and exploitation of innocence, and the difficulty of expressing the truth of war


March 20-28
Aida is a high-stakes love triangle between a brave military commander, a jealous pharaoh’s daughter, and a conflicted prisoner of war

Charlie Parker's Yardbird

May 8-16
A freeform expedition into the mind, heart, and personal purgatory of the legendary saxophonist