Under 18s go free

Our scheme for children and young people gives everyone aged 5-17 the opportunity to get a free ticket for any Friday, Saturday and Opening Night* performance of any ENO opera in the Balcony area of the theatre.

Aged 16 and 17

For those of you aged 16 and 17 you can get one ticket for the Balcony of the London Coliseum for any Friday, Saturday or Opening Night opera performance in our 2018/19 Season.

You’ll have your own ENO account and can book for as many operas as you want. See our privacy notice for further details.

Join our Access All Arias scheme which means that if you can’t make a Friday, Saturday or Opening Night performance or choose to sit elsewhere you can save up to 80% on a full price ticket.

If you have any questions call our friendly Box Office team on 020 7845 9218.

Aged 5-15

If you are aged 5-15 you will need to be accompanied by an adult and they can bring up to four under 16 year olds each time.

These seats will be in the Balcony of the London Coliseum for any Friday, Saturday or Opening Night ENO opera performance in our 2019/20 Season.

You’ll have your own ENO account which will be linked to the adult you are coming with. See our privacy notice for further details.

Some operas have more complex themes and content in the production. If you have any questions about individual operas call our friendly Box Office team on 020 7845 9218.


*This offer is not available for The Mikado: Gala Performance on 28 October. While we welcome all ages to the theatre foyer, unless specifically stated, under 5’s are not allowed to enter the auditorium if you have any questions please contact our Box Office team.

2019 Dates

October

Tuesday 1 – Orpheus and Eurydice
Saturday 5 – Orpheus in the Underworld
Friday 11 – Orpheus in the Underworld
Saturday 12 – Orpheus and Eurydice
Friday 18 – The Mask of Orpheus
Saturday 19 – Orpheus in the Underworld
Friday 25 – The Mask of Orpheus
Saturday 26 – Orpheus in the Underworld

November

Friday 1 – Orpheus in the Underworld
Saturday 2 – The Mikado
Friday 8 – Orpheus in the Underworld
Saturday 9 – The Mikado
Friday 15 – Orphée
Saturday 16 – The Mikado
Friday 22 – The Mikado
Saturday 23 – The Mikado
Friday 29 – Orphée
Saturday 30 – The Mikado

† There are two performances of the opera on this day (14.00 and 19.00).

2020 Dates

January 

Wednesday 29 – Carmen

February

Saturday 1 – Carmen
Saturday 8 – Carmen
Wednesday 12 – Luisa Miller
Friday 14 – Carmen
Saturday 15 – Luisa Miller
Friday 21 – Luisa Miller
Saturday 22 – Carmen
Wednesday 26 – Madam Butterfly
Friday 28 – Luisa Miller
Saturday 29 – Madam Butterfly

March

Friday 6 – Luisa Miller
Saturday 7 – Madam Butterfly
Friday 13 – Madam Butterfly
Saturday 14 – The Marriage of Figaro
Friday 20 – Madam Butterfly
Saturday 21 – The Marriage of Figaro
Friday 27 – Madam Butterfly
Saturday 28 – Rusalka

April

Friday 3 – Rusalka
Saturday 4 – Madam Butterfly
Saturday 11 – Rusalka
Friday 17 – Madam Butterfly
Saturday 18 – The Marriage of Figaro