Young Patrons Circle - Michigan Opera Theatre

The Future of Opera and Dance in Detroit

The Michigan Opera Theatre Young Patrons Circle (YPC) is a group of spirited opera and dance lovers age 21-40 dedicated to growing the next generation of supporters for Michigan Opera Theatre. Through performances, professional networking opportunities, unique social events, and special offers, we engage our members in grand and passionate ways unique to the opera and dance stage.

For the 2021-22 Season there will be only one level of YPC membership, Access.

Join the Young Patrons Circle today!




ACCESS Ticketing Program ($35-40 per ticket):

$35 (mezzanine) & $40 (main floor) best available seats (limit two tickets per performance)

Complimentary drink for each ticket (reedem at box office)

*Available for Wednesday and Friday opera performances and Saturday Dance

*Valid in price levels 2 - 4 on both the main floor and mezzanine

Access tickets go on sale two weeks prior to performance

You don’t need to be an opera expert or a dance aficionado! Members of the MOT Young Patrons Circle (YPC) are between ages 21 and 40, looking to network with like-minded professionals, enjoy attending unique social events, interested in learning about opera and dance, and eager to join the Michigan Opera Theatre family.

All YPC contributions support MOT’s Department of Education and the Michigan Opera Theatre Studio. As the next generation of MOT supporters, YPC is dedicated to creating accessibility to and a sustainable future for opera and dance. By supporting educational initiatives, we invest in a more vibrant and dynamic audience of the future. By supporting the MOT Studio, we invest in the emerging artists of our generation, their skills and future contributions to the art form.

Opera Clubs and other special events | YPC Happy Hours throughout Metro Detroit | Pre & Post Show Meetups | Intermission Meetups and many other unique networking opportunities!

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Membership Levels & Benefits

ACCESS: $25 ($25 Membership fee)

  • Able to purchase discounted tickets through the YPC Access Ticketing Program
  • Access to exclusive pre-sales
  • Invitation to select YPC networking & social events

Look below for images from our launch event last summer!

High Notes Happy Hour