Reductions & concessions

It is necessary to show an identity document that certifies the right to the reduction at the time of purchasing the season ticket or ticket.

Identity can also be verified upon entering the theater.

Rates and special offers

LAST MINUTE (maximum 2 tickets per person)

Opera – tickets at 50% of the full price on sale from the day of the show.
Symphonic – tickets for € 20 on sale one hour before the concert. The Last minute rate will not be applied to the concert on May 12th.


Opera -(Valid for an Under 18 accompanied by an adult in possession of an entrance ticket)
Tickets at € 10 for all the shows of the 2019 Season on any date and sector
Dance – (Valid for 2 Under 15s accompanied by an adult in possession of an entrance ticket)
Tickets at € 10 for Swan Lake (5 and 6 April 2019) and the Triptych (11 and 12 May 2019)
Tickets at 5 € for Instrument Jam (24 and 25 September 2019)


Opera – Tickets at € 10 for all students and doctoral students duly enrolled at the University of Bologna for the performances of Shifts B, C, P and Outside the Opera Season on the bill at the Teatro Comunale. Tickets can be purchased, subject to availability, from one month before the debut of each Opera, upon presentation of the university badge and self-certification of enrollment in the current Academic Year. Any unsold tickets on other show shifts will also be available at the same price starting from an hour and a half before the start of each performance.

Tickets for Opera performances discounted at the “last minute” rate (50% discount on full price tickets) for the staff (professor, researcher and technical-administrative) and research fellows of the University of Bologna. they can be purchased from 7 days before each performance until all seats are available.


Opera e Symphonic – Tickets with a 10% discount on the full price with a minimum booking of 15 seats per show.

The Theater Management reserves the right to make changes to reserved shifts and seats for technical or organizational needs


Teatro Comunale di Bologna Foundation adheres to the initiative promoted by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers in collaboration with the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, which assigns a bonus to teachers and young people who turn 18 in 2018 and 2019 worth € 500 to spend on culture.

You can use the voucher for the purchase of both season tickets and tickets.
Once created, the voucher must be printed and delivered to the Box Office of the Teatro Comunale di Bologna; an identity document is also required.
The voucher must correspond to the amount of the purchased title, in fact it is not possible to return the money in case of an amount exceeding the cost.
The voucher can only be spent during normal pre-sale hours and will not be accepted during extraordinary openings linked to the events of the theater season.

Before generating the voucher it is advisable to check the real availability of seats.

For details on how the bonus works, see the following links:
CARTA DOCENTE: click here
18APP: click here

For further information, you can contact the Ticket Office by phone or by writing to