The Best of DPAA on Black Friday!

SURPRISE–we’ve extended the Black Friday Sale. There’s just one more day to get 20% off ALL performances from January to June 2023!*

From the captivating performances of the Dayton Ballet, the sublime moments of the Dayton Opera, to the exquisite moments with the Dayton Philharmonic there is something for everyone to enjoy at the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance.

Get your loved one the perfect gift this holiday season, or treat yourself to our amazing performances.

Use the code FRIDAY22 to get 20% off!


An Evening of Sondheim

January 20 and 21 | Schuster Center

The Dayton Philharmonic combines forces with rising stars from the Musical Theatre program at Wright State University to celebrate and pay homage to the legacy of the great Stephen Sondheim.

Rewind: Celebrating the Music of the 80s

February 4 | Schuster Center

Travel back in time to the era of big hair, leg warmers, neon colors, parachute pants, and more.


Maria Callas: A Centennial Celebration

February 5 | Schuster Center

Dayton Opera celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of famous opera singer Maria Callas with a recital featuring her most famous arias.

85th Diamond Anniversary

February 10-12 | Victoria Theatre

Celebrate the Dayton Ballet’s 85th season in a repertory performance that spotlights four acclaimed dance choreographers that span genres, and showcases the vast abilities of the Dayton Ballet company


Tchaikovsky’s Polish Symphony

February 24 and 25 | Schuster Center

Tchaikovsky’s Third Symphony centers on a folk-dance finale that earned it the nickname “Polish.” Polish composer Paderwski’s Piano Concerto is a hidden gem that is lyrical and uplifting.  

Perspectives: War and Peace

March 10 and 11 | Schuster Center

English composer Vaughn Williams wrote is Pastoral Symphony in response to World War I and has been describe as, “subtle, gentle…reflective, and moving”


The Mysterious Maestro

March 12 | Schuster Center

The Mysterious Maestro is a story about Hannah who loves to sing but has moved to a town where music is forbidden! 

Swing Is The Thing

March 31 and April 1 | Schuster Center

The 1940s and the 1950s were the decades of dance! “Swing Is the Thing” features two world champion swing dancers and two fabulous vocalists.


Das Rheingold

April 14 and 16 | Schuster Center

Das Rheingold is an epic opera that, similar to Lord of the Rings, follows characters along their journey to find and wield a magical ring to rule all of Valhalla.

Peter Pan

April 21-23 | Schuster Center

This ballet tells the timeless tale of Peter Pan, the boy who never grows up, and all of his adventures in Neverland.


Beethoven’s Second Symphony

May 19 and 20 | Schuster Center

Rising cellist star Sterling Elliot joins the Dayton Philharmonic to perform Saint-Saëns’ lucious Cello Concerto. Beethoven’s Second Symphony and a brief Mozart mass complete the program.

The Paul Simon Songbook

June 10 | Schuster Center

Enjoy an evening of music from the legendary Paul Simon explores his unique artistry as a songwriter from his years with Simon and Garfunkel through his solo albums.


*The Black Friday sale expires on Saturday, November 26, at 11:59 PM. Limit 8 tickets per order. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions, cannot be used for previously purchased tickets, and is only eligible for adult-priced tickets. This offer is only valid for A and B-level seats.