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Loving the Whole Opera Experience!

I had attended some operas in previous years, but I hadn’t done all 5 operas on and of those... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aurora, Illinois
Wonderful Ambiance

We had heard great things about the Opera and were fortunate to find tickets to a fund raiser... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Palm Springs, California
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had attended some operas in previous years, but I hadn’t done all 5 operas on and of those trips. Well, my trip to Santa Fe this time was built around doing just that. Given that I was going to all the operas this time...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard great things about the Opera and were fortunate to find tickets to a fund raiser concert by the B-52's on our last night in Santa Fe. All the seats are good & comforatable. Acoustics seemed great, although the B-52's do use a...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018

We recently took visiting friends to a performance at the Santa Fe Opera. It was a wonderful evening. If you are going to visit New Mexico I would recommend getting tickets for one of the Opera's performances. It definitely will be an experience to remember!...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

What a spectacular venue. We attended the REK show and it was a fantastic night. Seats are cushioned and so much more comfy than many outdoor venues. The views are gorgeous. There were many very fancy tailgate parties going on in the parking lot with...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Even the walk up from the parking lot is special! Though we'd love to see an opera here, we've never visited when the Opera is in session. We got our first experience at the venue this week when we went to a Mavericks concert. Plenty...More

Thank welloff78726
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We attended the performance of "L'Italiana in Algeri" (Italian Girl in Algiers) by Gioachino Rossini in August 2018. Right before the performance, there was a quick downpour, so the sundown was not as spectacular is it would have been on a clear evening. The orchestra...More

Thank johnnyreb2017
Reviewed September 1, 2018

We did a trip to Santa Fe just to visit this opera house and see 3 performances in late August (Candide, Madam Butterfly and Ariadne auf Naxos). Really nice venue right off the highway 84, which is about a 6-10min drive from town. I thought...More

Thank RazrBlzr
Reviewed August 30, 2018

This was my first experience @ the Santa Fe opera and indeed opera!. Wow! We saw three performances: Candide, Dr. Atomic and The Italian Girl in Algiers. All were excellent and Dr. Atomic was fascinating if @ times a little drawn out. The ending was...More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed August 29, 2018

For the last five years we have traveled to Santa Fe to see all five operas. This year two performances stood out as particularly extraordinary. Madama Butterfly was dramatically riviting. I have never seen a production that so effectively showed the impoverishment of the heroine’s...More

Thank OperaBuff100
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Amazing production in a superb location. How fitting to hear the texts chosen by Peter Sellers exemplify the angst and fear surrounding the first test of the atomic bomb in 1945. Our performance was enhanced by a real thunder and lighting storm overhead! Especially moving...More

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I’d call the opera house office. My guess is that they will be able to help you.