Taste of Opera



Enhance your opera-going experience with a Taste of Opera – a delicious pre-show meal and relaxed conversation with experts from the world of opera. Classical Minnesota Public Radio hosts an engaging look at each production with special guests from Minnesota Opera. Leave the logistics to us and enjoy an all-inclusive time out!

Your Taste of Opera package includes:

  • Pre-show brunch or dinner with beverages
  • Pre-show program with special guests from the cast or creative team
  • Transportation to and from Ordway provided by Lorenz charter bus service


2017-2018 Taste of Opera Dates

Don Pasquale
Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 11am
The Woman’s Club of Minneapolis
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The Marriage of Figaro
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 5pm
The Saint Paul Hotel

Dead Man Walking – No Taste of Opera for this show

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 5pm
The University Club of St. Paul

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 5:30pm
Vieux Carré



Taste of Opera packages include an opera ticket (valued up to $200), a three-course meal with wine, transportation, and all gratuities.

Already have an opera ticket? Add meal and transportation.

To order, call Minnesota Opera Patron Services Coordinator Brian Johnson-Weyl at 612-342-9563, M-F: 10am-5pm.