How long before a performance do the doors open?
The entrance hall of the Theatre opens two hours before the performance and the concert hall is accessible half an hour before the performance.
For your comfort, free cloakrooms are available to you on each floor for you to leave your coats. The submission in our cloakrooms of bags and umbrellas is compulsory. The cloakrooms located in the entrance hall and up to the 2nd floor are manned by reception staff. On the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors, there are lockers which can be locked by inserting 1 euro (which is returned when you open to retrieve your belongings).
You want to prolong the pleasure of the performance or simply keep a souvenir of what you saw ?
Our partner store “Visé Musique” is open before each opera or concert performance on Fri., Sat. and Sun. in the entrance hall and during the interval in front of the Foyer Grétry (2nd floor). CDs, DVDs and books about the performance on show are on sale.
Various articles (gift vouchers, DVD, CD, Goodies, etc.) are also on sale at the ticket office.
More information about the show
All opera performances are preceded by an introduction to the show, open to all and free of charge, 30 minutes before the performance, at the Salon Rossini (+3).
A program (free) is also at your disposal every show night by the reception staff.
Also find the teaching guide of each show on our website and more information about our productions via social networks.
For a meal or a drink during an opera or a concert
Whether you want a drink or a meal (by booking only), the Opera Restaurant, located in the prestigious setting of the Foyer Grétry, welcomes you before each performance when the Theatre’s doors open.
During the interval, the Foyer Grétry Bar (2nd floor) as well as the Salazar Bar (4th floor) are open for you to relax and quench your thirst.
For “Opera for All” Young Audience performances and “Discovery concerts”, the Foyer Grétry Bar is open one hour before and at the end of each performance.
For information and bookings: +32 (0) 499 42 42 62 – firstname.lastname@example.org – www.leschefsopera.be
Drink tokens are on sale as soon as the doors of the Theatre open on performance days (in the entrance hall and the main stairs) or during the interval (in the Foyer Grétry).
Simple token : 1, 40 € (softs : 2 tokens / wines : 3 tokens)
Champagne token : 9 €
For reasons of hygiene and cleanliness, it is forbidden to bring drinks and snacks into the building.
Can I smoke at the Opera?
It is forbidden to smoke or vapote in the whole building as well as in the peristyle.