Season & Tickets

Symposium Q&A Box Lunch

We look forward to seeing you soon, and are thrilled that you’ve chosen to join us at a Symposium during our Ring Festival 2013.

During the break between morning and afternoon talks, please join us at a Lunchtime Q&A with Speight Jenkins and one of our principal Ring artists. Speight’s guests will be:

To attend the Symposium Lunchtime Q&A, you must order a box lunch in advance using the order form below. The Q&A will take place on the Grand Lobby level of McCaw Hall between noon and 1 PM each cycle. Table seating will be available. Please note: in order to comply with McCaw Hall’s exclusive catering contract, you may not bring in any food or beverages from outside the building. Box lunch orders for August 6 symposium will be accepted until July 31; orders for for August 14 symposium will be accepted until August 8 and orders for August 22 symposium will be accepted until August 18.

If you prefer not to participate in the Symposium Lunchtime Q&A, you’re free to head to a nearby cafe, restaurant, or Seattle Center’s Armory between noon and 1 PM.  Please keep your ticket stub with you for re-entry into McCaw Hall in time for afternoon session which begins promptly at 1 PM. If you have questions, please feel free to email

Order Form

Scroll through an exciting collection of recent operas and informative, short videos!

Watch Videos

Check out and Subscribe to the Seattle Opera YouTube Channel!

Watch Videos

View Blog Check out Seattle Opera's new and improved blog! Updated weekly.

View Blog

Photo Credit

Götterdämmerung, 2005 © Chris Bennion