• Sale of new (season) tickets for the 2020-21 season postponed

    Given the current, unpredictable situation, La Monnaie has decided to halt the sale of new season tickets, as well as the sale of single tickets for the 2020-21 season. As soon as we know more about the further development of the exit strategy and the start of the new season in September, we will communicate a new date.

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  • Choose your preferred method of compensation for our cancelled performances

    La Monnaie gives you several options to have your ticket for one of our cancelled performances compensated, as well as the possibility to support us in these challenging times.

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  • La Monnaie cancels all remaining performances in the 2019-20 season

    Following the extension of the safety measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are obliged to cancel all productions and events until the end of the season.

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  • Prestigious Russian opera award for ‘The Tale of Tsar Saltan’

    Our new production of Rimsky-Korsakov’s magical opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan has won the Casta Diva Award for ‘best European opera event’.

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  • La Monnaie nominated for three International Opera Awards

    Now that film awards season is well behind us, all eyes shift to the world of opera with the recently announced nominations for the International Opera Awards. La Monnaie in the running for a statuette in three categories: Best Opera Company, Best New Production with our Musical Director Alain Altinoglu among the nominees for Best Conductor.

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  • MMM 47, the ‘Trilogia’ special

    MMM 47, the latest edition of our in house magazine is out now! Find your copy in and around our theatre to dive deeper into our programming.

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  • ‘Penthesilea’ is presented with an International Classical Music Award

    On 21 January, the Jury of the International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) announced the winners for the 2020 edition, which mark the tenth anniversary of this prestigious musical recognition. La Monnaie received the award in the category “contemporary” for the double cd of Pascal Dusapin’s Penthesilea.

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  • Opera Awards 2020: vote now

    Nominate your favourite productions, artists, recordings… of 2019 for an International Opera Award.

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  • Alain Altinoglu, Musical Director of La Monnaie until 2025

    Alain Altinoglu’s contract as Musical Director of La Monnaie has just been extended until 2025, a commitment he will combine with his new position as new Music Director of the Frankfurt Radio Symphony starting from the 2021-2022 season. Peter de Caluwe and the teams of La Monnaie are proud to be able to continue this collaboration for the next six years.

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  • Opernwelt crowns Romeo Castellucci ‘director of the year’

    In its Jahrbuch 2019, the Opernwelt magazine has bestowed to Romeo Castellucci three awards, including the prestigious title ‘Director of the Year’.

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  • Critical acclaim for ‘Jakob Lenz’ on dvd

    Two months after its release, the dvd of La Monnaie’s Jakob Lenz has received huge critical acclaim, resulting in awards including Télérama’s ffff, The Diapason d'Or as well as the Diamant d’Opéra in this September’s edition of Opéra Magazine.

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