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Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

130 Edgar Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63119-3228
+1 314-961-0644
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wonderful first experience with an opera

Visited St. Louis opera in July 2017 for my first opera experience. I was completely blown away by... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Columbia, Missouri
First class opera

Picnic at tents/tables set up on the grounds. Then enjoy the great viewing that this theater... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
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130 Edgar Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63119-3228
+1 314-961-0644
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Visited St. Louis opera in July 2017 for my first opera experience. I was completely blown away by the production itself, costumes, set, singing, story. It especially helped to have the words displayed digitally which really helped me keep up and understand the words and...More

Thank bonded0014
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Picnic at tents/tables set up on the grounds. Then enjoy the great viewing that this theater provides. Every seat is good! Then first-rate opera in English!

Thank Eepsers
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Our very first Opera and had a wonderful experience, from the performance to the staff assisting with ticket purchase, or general questions. Very easy to find, the free parking was a close walk and very safe environment. Orchestra and performers were amazing . Will go...More

Thank Susan Z
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Opera Theatre of St. Louis has a fantastic festival opera season. Every production is superb. The theater only accommodates around 900 patrons, so each performance feels intimate. Each opera is produced in English. They also are dedicated to bringing new operas to St. Louis and...More

Thank carrie3412
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Drinks and dinner in the garden, followed by super operatic performances, with champagne served afterwards...what's not to like?

1  Thank Laurence J
Reviewed 24 June 2015

If you like fine singing, great music, powerful drama, and masterful performances, Opera Theatre is where you need to be next season. Many people say they do not like opera, but it is no different from going to the Muny or the Peabody or the...More

1  Thank BobE31DC
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This was my second year going to Opera Theater of St. Louis and it is great. The venue is in a great area and the theater is intimate. It is still amazing that the music is played by members of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 11 June 2015

I have been to several productions of the Opera Theatre of St. Louis, and they do an amazing job with great performers. The theatre is small and there isn't a bad seat in the house. All production are sung in English, but they also provide...More

1  Thank Christine G
Reviewed 7 June 2015

What this theatre lacks in grandness, it more than makes up for in intimacy. There is not a bad seat in the house and the performances feel very intimate. The productions are lovely and usually there's quite a variety of shows each season. One tip...More

Thank Delphine384
Reviewed 1 June 2015

La Rodine on opening night was outstanding! I have been a subscriber to OTSL for some time now and I can't remember there being one bad opera. I have seen opera in other venues around the country and here in St Louis it is just...More

1  Thank JKS45
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