Opera Box Office

Tickets for all UBC Opera performances including those at the Old Auditorium, Chan Centre, and the Botanical Garden are available through UBC Opera by telephone at 604-822-6725, online at ubcoperatickets.com, or in person at the Old Auditorium and Freddy Wood box offices.

Season subscriptions

Subscription details and order form are available in the UBC Opera Brochure (pdf). Please contact 604-822-6725 or email info@ubcopera.com for more information about the season, or if you would like a brochure mailed to you.

Single tickets for the upcoming season will be available for purchase in September.

UBC Opera Box Office is closed for the summer for in-person and phone sales starting June 26th, and re-opens Monday September 4th. For assistance with season subscriptions, please contact:
Frederic Wood Theatre Box Office
Phone: 604-822-2678
6354 Crescent Road | Map

Events at the Old Auditorium

For UBC Opera performances at the Old Auditorium and UBC Botanical Garden.

6344 Memorial Road
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

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Events at the Chan Centre

For UBC Opera performances at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts:

6265 Crescent Road
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2
Ticket Office: 604.822.2697

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In person sales at Chan Centre box office:
Tuesday – Saturday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Regular Performance Days 12 p.m. until Intermission
Sunday/Monday performance days: 2.5 hours prior to show start until Intermission


Planning your visit


Parking is easy at UBC. For performances in the Old Auditorium, 24-hour secure parking is available at the Fraser River Parkade, a short 2-minute walk to the theatre.

For performances in the Chan Centre, event parking is adjacent to the venue at the Rose Garden Parkade. Please note that the pay parking lot south of the UBC Music Building is only open to the public after 5:00 pm on weekdays and all day on weekends.

For more information about parking click here to visit UBC Parking’s website.

Seating Maps

UBC Opera mainstage performances at the Old Auditorium and Chan Centre are reserved seating. Opera Tea performances are general admission. Please phone us at 604-822-6725 to purchase and select your seats or choose your own seats by purchasing online. Seating is subject to availability. Seating maps below are for your reference only.

Hotels and Restaurants

On campus accommodation is available through UBC Conference and Accommodation Services year round at the West Coast Suites. For more information about West Coast Suites click here.

On campus dining is provided by UBC Food Services. For the past 80 years, UBC Food Services has been serving the campus and surrounding communities. Full-service restaurants include Sage Bistro, the Point Grill and White Spot and are a short walk away from our theatres.

For hours of operation and locations click here.

Full-service dining is also available at Mahony and Sons Public House – an authentic Irish Pub and Restaurant right on the UBC Campus. You’ll find delicious Irish inspired food and drinks in a comfortable atmosphere. No minors.

For hours of operation and locations click here.

Banner image by Tim Matheson