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

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 Please check back for 2015–2016 Behind the Curtain dates.

  • Behind the Curtain: Ariadne auf Naxos
  • Behind the Curtain: The Magic Flute
  • Behind the Curtain: Rusalka
  • Behind the Curtain: Tosca
  • Behind the Curtain: The Shining

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



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


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