Fridays Under 40

Enjoy the ultimate New York cultural experience—without breaking the bank. As an exclusive offer for young audiences, all Friday performances at the Met are available at special discounted rates for operagoers aged 40 and under.

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Select Friday performances listed below will also include a pre-performance party with complimentary wine, special guests, and more. Pre-performance parties all begin one hour prior to curtain, unless specifically noted below. No RSVP required, simply present your Fridays Under 40 ticket at the door for admittance.

September 27: Porgy and Bess – Summertime
October 18: Madama Butterfly – Social Butterfly
November 1: Orfeo ed Euridice – Into the Underworld
November 15: Akhnaten – Chasing the Sun
December 27: Wozzeck – Black Tie Glamour
January 31: La Traviata – Night of a Thousand Divas
February 14: Le Nozze di Figaro – Swipe Right
February 21: Cosi fan tutte – Under the Boardwalk
March 20: Werther – Poetic License
April 17: Turandot – An Evening with Justin Vivian Bond
May 1: Manon Lescaut – Deserts of New Orleans

Fridays Under 40 performances with a pre-performance party will be priced at $100 in the Orchestra and $80 in the Grand Tier. Fridays Under 40 performances without a pre-performance party will be priced at $80 in the Orchestra and $60 in the Grand Tier. Register now to access these special ticket prices and learn more about the series.*

*Limit of two tickets per person per performance. Box office staff reserves the right to ask for age verification. Dates are subject to availability.


Visit our calendar for the full 2019–20 schedule.

Performances