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Subscribe and Save with a Custom Series

Custom subscription packages and single tickets are now on sale.

Subscriber Benefits

  • Discounts: Save 10% on tickets when reserving three or more season performances. Save 15% on tickets when reserving five or more season performances.
  • Free Exchange Privileges: Plans change? Exchange your tickets for another performance this season. (Some restrictions apply.)
  • Lower Fees: Subscribers pay a flat handling fee of $10 per order, whereas single tickets incur a handling fee of 15% of the order total. Want to avoid all handling fees? Become a Friend today.
  • Preferred Seating: Lock in the best available seats before tickets become available to the general public. Increase your seating priority by becoming a Friend of Washington Performing Arts.

Custom 3 Series
Save up to 10%* when you choose three paid events.

Custom 5 Series
Save up to 15%* when you choose five or more paid events.

* Some seating sections or performances are excluded from discounts. Reservations for free events can be included in your order but do not count toward minimum number of events for Custom 3 or 5 subscriptions.

How to Order Your Custom Subscription:


  • Select an event from our 2022/23 Season page.
  • Click “Add to Cart” for the event, and follow the instructions.
  • Continue to add additional events until you qualify for a Custom 3 or Custom 5 subscription.
  • Click “Check out” and follow the instructions.

By Phone: (202) 785-9727
Washington Performing Arts patron services business hours are weekdays, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET. If you reach our voicemail, please leave a detailed message including your name, preferred contact number, and best time to reach you during business hours. Thank you.

Become a Friend!

Our annual donors group, the Friends of Washington Arts, provides invaluable support for our artistic and education programming throughout the year. As a thank-you, we offer Friends these exceptional subscription benefits:

  • Waived order fees: Friends subscribe without a handling fee—a $10 savings. Throughout the season, Friends also enjoy waived fees for all single-ticket orders—a savings of 15% of the ticket order.
  • Higher seating priority: During our subscription-only period (concluded for this season in September 2022), Friends’ subscription orders are seated by donor level, and ahead of orders from the general public.

Other Friends benefits throughout the season:

  • Behind-the-scenes events with artists
  • Listening parties with experts and enthusiasts
  • Open rehearsals, competitions, and additional opportunities to experience the art in action
  • Guest Passes for free performance tickets
  • And more!

Join today with a visit to our express donation page, or add a gift to your subscription at checkout before completing your order.