More Student Discounts

General

ArtsEmerson performances with occasional exceptions have a $20 non-member rush rate, while student members get $15 rush.

Student rush tickets (most of the time $20) are offered by Celebrity Series of Boston for select performances at Symphony Hall, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Citi Wang Theatre, Citi Shubert Theatre, Berklee Performance Center, Sanders Theatre, Pickman Hall, and Calderwood Pavilion (2 tickets per student with ID; cash only; subject to availability).

Music

Boston Chamber Music Society offers student discounted tickets at $8 per person to their six concerts at Harvard’s Sanders Theatre and $10 to their two concerts at MIT’s Kresge Auditorium. They also have student rush tickets at $5, available 90 minutes prior to each Sanders Theatre concert. Additional savings are available for block purchases.

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project offers $15 tickets to students for all their Jordan Hall concerts, which can be purchased either through their website or at the Jordan Hall box office.  Group sales are organized by request.

BU students can take advantage of $8 tickets at the Boston Philharmonic by entering the code AMB-BOSU2 when ordering online. A general student discount of $10.00 is also available by entering the code STUDENT-DIS.

Most of the concerts at the New England Conservatory are free.

Boston Baroque offers $10 tickets to students, available 90 minutes before each concert (2 per valid ID). They also offer $30 tickets for non-students under 30 – available before the concert as well.

The Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras offers Free Community Concerts, $3 off at all concerts at Tsai Performance Center, and $5 off for the concerts performed by their Premier Orchestra.

Opera

The Boston Lyric Opera offers tickets at a 50% discount to students. Tickets are available at the Citi Center box office located at the Wang Theatre (2 tickets per student with ID; subject to availability.) Students can also subscribe to the entire BLO season at a 50% discount by calling BLO Audience Services at (617) 542-6772.

Theatre

Actors’ Shakespeare Project offers student rush tickets to all its performances for $15 with a valid student ID. Tickets go on sale one hour prior the performance at the venue of each production and are subject to availability.

Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, right here on our campus, offers students $10 tickets at the door and online (there is a processing fee for online).

Students with a valid student ID can purchase tickets in advance at the American Repertory Theater for $25. Student rush ticket can be purchased for $15. (One ticket per ID, subject to availability.)

If you want to see Blue Man Group in Boston, $30 student rush tickets can be purchased one hour prior to the performance with a valid college ID (limited to two tickets per ID), based on availability. Only cash payments are accepted.

Full-time BU students can purchase $15 tickets in advance to the Huntington Theatre Company through their website or box office (617 266 0800) or in-person at either of our theatres (the BU Theatre on Huntington Avenue or the Calderwood Pavilion on Tremont Street).  Student rush tickets at $15 are also available two hours before curtain.

Shear Madness offers $20 student rush tickets with ID an hour before the show.

The Lyric Stage offers $10 tickets with valid student ID half an hour before the show. For $77 you can get the “Student Six Tix” subscription, which includes six tickets to be used in any combination throughout the season, guaranteed seating in advance, and subscriber benefits.

Dance

Full time college students can get $20 rush tickets at the Boston Ballet two hours prior to performance at the Boston Opera House box office (1 ticket per student with ID; cash only; subject to availability.)

Visual Arts

Admission is $10 for students at the Institute of Contemporary Art. It is free for everyone from 5 to 9 pm on Thursdays.

Boston Cyberarts runs the Boston Cyberarts Gallery, which is free and open to the public Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 11 to 6pm.