Behind the Curtain


Get the inside scoop! Behind the Curtain explores the music, history, and production of each opera. Each event will feature talks led by Minnesota Opera’s Head of Music Rob Ainsley and informative discussions with members of the cast and creative team.



Minnesota Opera Center

620 North First Street

Minneapolis, MN 55401

Directions, parking, and more information

*The Magic Flute Behind the Curtain will take place at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, located at 345 Washington Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55102.


  • Behind the Curtain: The Shining on April 6, 2016 at 7pm — Buy Tickets

(Tours of the Opera Center begin at 6:15pm).



  • $35 / adult
  • $28 / subscriber/donor
  • $15 / Tempo member
  • $10 / student