Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff | Welsh National Opera

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff


Wales Millennium Centre, Bute Place, Cardiff, CF10 5AL

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La forza del destino
Friday 2, Saturday 10, Saturday 17 February 6.30pm

Friday 9, Friday 16, Wednesday 21, Friday 23 February 7.15pm, Sunday 11 February 4pm

Don Giovanni
Thursday 22 February 7pm, Saturday 24 February 4pm


War and Peace
Saturday 15, Saturday 22 6.30pm and Saturday 29 September 3pm

La traviata
Friday 21, Friday 28 September 7.15pm, Sunday 30 September 4pm, Thursday 4, Saturday 6 October 7.15pm

La Cenorentola
Friday 5 October 7.15pm and Sunday 7 October 4pm


Un ballo in maschera
Saturday 9 February 7.30pm, Saturday 16 February 3pm, Saturday 23 February 7.30pm

The Magic Flute
Friday 15 February 7.15pm, Sunday 17 February 4pm, Sunday 24 February 4pm, Wednesday 27 February 7.15pm, Friday 1 March 7.15pm

Roberto Devereux
Thursday 28 February 7.30pm and Saturday 2 March 7.30pm



Box Office 029 2063 6464

Book Online

Group sales 029 2063 6464 (option 4) (Monday to Friday, 9.30am - 5.30pm)


£48 | £43 | £35 | £26 | £17 | £10 inclusive of all fees


£49.50 | £44.50 | £36.50 | £26.50 | £17.50 | £12.50 inclusive of all fees



Payments can be made by cheque, (payable to Wales Millennium Centre), Gift Certificates, Credit Vouchers or the following credit and debit cards – Visa, MasterCard, MasterCard Debit, Visa Debit / Delta, Maestro and Electron. Tickets must be paid for at the time of booking. Tickets can only be reserved for group bookings of 10 or more or temporarily while we process your access application. No fees apply if you book in person and pay by cash or Wales Millennium Centre Gift Certificates.

There is a fee-free cash point situated in the Glanfa Foyer.

By telephone: Phone lines are open Monday to Saturday 10am – 7pm on performance days and 10am – 6pm on non-performance days. On Sundays lines open for four hours before the start of the first performance and on non-performance days lines are closed.

In person: On performance days the Ticket Desk is open from 10am until 30 minutes after the start of the last performance. The Information Desk will remain open for any ticketing enquiries until the end of the last Donald Gordon Theatre performance. On non-performance days the Ticket Desk is open 10am – 6pm.

Only one discount applies per ticket. Tickets can be paid for by cheque, credit / debit card or cash.

The Ticket Office will endeavour to exchange your tickets from one performance to another performance of the same event, up to 24 hours prior to the original performance (subject to availability). A £1 handling fee will be charged per ticket. The Ticket office will also accept tickets for re-sale subject to a 10% fee but cannot guarantee that a new purchaser will be found.



Book by phone, online or in person.

By phone: 029 2063 6464 
By booking online you can book for different areas or price bands for each opera but you must book the same number of tickets for each opera.
In person: daily from 10am at the Ticket Desk

Your step by step guide to booking a Subscription online:

To book online you will need to log into your Wales Millennium Centre online account.

1 Go to the What’s On section of and select packages. (Friends and Partners please refer to instructions in your on sale letter)   

2 Select the package you want to buy (for example 6 operas) and click Quick Buy.

3 Enter the number of tickets you require per performance (this must be the same for all operas in your package) and click continue. 

4 You will then be asked to Log On. If you are not already registered, you will need to do so.

5 You will then see the list of operas to choose from. Choosing one performance at a time, select the specified number of seats until you have booked the number of operas you selected at Step 3.

6 Click confirm package to review your package.

If you are happy with what you have selected, click to add to your basket and proceed to the checkout.

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Please note that per ticket booking fees do not apply to Subscriptions. Subscriptions are subject to a one-off booking fee of £4.

Save up to 30% on the cost of your booking and take advantage of advance booking. You simply need to book for a minimum of three operas to book a Subscription. The saving quoted is off the total cost of your booking. Subscriptions are flexible so you do not have to book the same number of tickets for each opera except online. You can also book for different seating areas/price bands for each opera. Only one discount applies per ticket. If you require advice or assistance please call Wales Millennium Centre’s Subscription Information line on 029 2063 4663 (10am – 6pm Monday to Friday). Please note that bookings cannot be taken on this line.

Direct Debit

You can still spread the cost of your Subscription with Direct Debit. To take advantage of this make your Subscription booking by phone and advise the Ticket Office at the outset of the call that you wish to pay by Direct Debit. You will be sent a form to set up your Direct Debit and a confirmation letter prior to making your first payment. Payments will be taken on 1 May, 1 June, 1 July.




Groups 10+£4 off top 3 prices

Groups 20+£5 off top 3 prices plus free organiser

School groups£10 (1 free teacher per 10 tickets)

Patrons with disabilities
Hynt national access scheme applies.

16 – 29s 
£10 (minimum of 60 tickets per performance)

Under 16s
Tickets available for £5 when accompanied by a full paying adult. This discount is available throughout the auditorium. Subject to availability. 

All discounts are subject to availability. Only one discount applies per ticket. 
WNO reserves the right to alter the programme or casting without prior notice.




Our talks give you everything you need to know to enjoy the performance. Tickets must be booked in advance.

SPRING 2018 

La forza del destino
Friday 2, Saturday 10, Saturday 17 February 5.30pm.

Friday 9, Friday 16, Wednesday 21, Friday 23 February 6:15pm, Sunday 11 February 3pm

Don Giovanni
Thursday 22 February 6pm, Saturday 24 February 3pm


War and Peace
Saturday 15, Saturday 22 5.30pm and Saturday 29 September 2pm

La traviata
Friday 21, Friday 28 September 6.15pm, Sunday 30 September 3pm, Thursday 4, Saturday 6 October 6.15pm

La Cenorentola
Friday 5 October 6.15pm and Sunday 7 October 3pm


Un ballo in maschera
Saturday 4 February 6.30pm, Saturday 16 February 2pm, Saturday 23 February 6.30pm

The Magic Flute
Friday 15 February 6.15pm, Sunday 17 February 3pm, Sunday 24 February 3pm, Wednesday 27 February 6.15pm  Friday 1 March 6.15pm 

Roberto Devereux
Thursday 28 February 6.30pm and Saturday 2 March 6.30pm



Translations in English and Welsh of what is being sung are displayed in the surtitle screens above the stage. Check with the Ticket Office at time of booking to ensure that the surtitles are visible from your seat.




Friday 23 February 2018 7.15pm
Touch Tour 6pm


La traviata
Saturday 6 October 2018 7.15pm
Touch Tour 6pm


The Magic Flute
Friday 1 March 2019 7.15pm
Touch Tour 6pm

Tickets for free Pre-Performance Talks and Touch Tours can be booked at the same time as booking your opera tickets.

Performances and events at:

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Bute Street
Cardiff CF10 5AL
Deyrnas Unedig