The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), resumes in March the Bring the Family to the Opera initiative, featuring special discount ticket sales. This well-received program introduces children and the extended family to opera.  Furthermore, they enjoy seeing live, fully staged performances, as the composer intended.

On March 8, 9, and 10, the program’s 40% off special ticket rate on $55 and $45 tickets with promotion code (TURANDOT) goes on sale to see Giacomo Puccini’s spectacular work, Turandot. The opera performs on April 22, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at bergenPAC, located at 30 North Van Brunt Street, in Englewood, New Jersey.

Discount tickets go on sale in March to see Verismo Opera's Turandot.

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera presents Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot. The company performs at the Bergen Performing Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey on April 22. Discount tickets go on sale in March.

            “Verismo Opera’s highly successful Bring the Family to the Opera introduces parents and their children to live opera and classical music. Turandot features principal singers and the Verismo Opera Chorus singing in Italian with English supertitles provided. Furthermore, youngsters receive a thrill seeing the cast perform in period costumes on the stage and a live orchestra. After all, we want children and their families to experience quality, affordable operatic performances,” said opera legend Lucine Amara, Artistic Director of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera.

Special Discount Ticket Rates

Starting March 8 and continuing through April 22, 2018, special ticket rate offers for senior citizens and children will be on sale to see Turandot. Furthermore, senior citizens purchasing regular-priced tickets are entitled to a 10 percent discount. In addition, the company offers a reduced rate of $10 on all tickets for children, ages 12 and under. The special rates may not be combined with other offers.

Note, these special rate tickets  go on sale only at bergenPAC’s box office, located at 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood, New Jersey.  Also, for convenience, patrons contact (201) 227-1030 or toll-free at 1-888-PACSHOW. Special ticket rates are not available online. Remember to request the special ticket offers before making the purchase.

Group Rates

Group discounts are available on $55 and $45 tickets now only with a minimum purchase of 10 tickets. In addition, for special group rates only, contact Ms. Hawks at  Furthermore, this discount is not available online.

Ongoing Ticket Purchases

Purchase regularly priced tickets online at any time.   Also, buy tickets in person at bergenPAC’s box office. Visit the box office at 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood, New Jersey.  Contact (201) 227-1030 or toll-free at 1-888-PACSHOW to buy tickets.


The theatre is handicapped accessible. In addition, designated handicapped parking spaces are available. For further information about bergenPAC’s Accessibility Services, contact the theatre’s Americans With Disabilities Coordinator at (201) 816-8160, extension 31.