The 2018 Festival Season

From a masterpiece of the Venetian Baroque to English superstars to the genius of Mozart, from LGBTQ representation to the poetry of W.H. Auden, we have performances for every taste! It’s the 14th Annual Halifax Summer Opera Festival and performances run from July 18 to August 12. See a full list of the season’s events. Tickets on sale from May 15 at

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Tickets for 2018 Season on sale from May 15!

All tickets for the 2018 Season, including season passes to all shows, will go on sale at at from 9 am on May 15! Ticket prices range from $5 for children 12 and under to $30 for adults to the mainstage operas.

Season Overview

Curious about the range of events for the 2018 Halifax Summer Opera Festival? Click here for an overview of the entire season!

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