Ticket Information

How to Order

Subscriptions to the Artist Recital Series and individual tickets for all other events are available now. Individual tickets for the Artist Recital Series go on sale Monday, September 16.

Beginning September 1, use Oberlin’s online ticketing service to purchase individual tickets for select events.

Call Central Ticket Service (CTS): 440-775-8169 or 800-371-0178.

Visit the CTS box office in the lobby of Hall Auditorium on the Oberlin campus between noon and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Directions to campus

Download and Mail the completed contact information and ticket order forms together with payment to:

Central Ticket Service
Oberlin College
Hall Auditorium
67 North Main St.
Oberlin, OH 44074-1191

Tickets are also available at the door starting one hour before the performance, subject to availability. Single tickets purchased at the door cost an additional $3. CTS will process orders as they are received.


On-Sale Dates

Tickets for Yo-Yo Ma's November 20 performance at Finney Chapel are sold out.

Individual tickets for all other Artist Recital Series concerts, as well as prorated season ticket packages, are still available through Central Ticket Service, located in the lobby of Hall Auditorium. Season tickets can be purchased by phone at 440-775-8169 or in person between noon and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Subscriptions for Artist Recital Series (ARS) and Opera: Available now. ARS tickets purchased at the door will be $3 more.

All Single Tickets: Available September 16

  • Free Convocation tickets for Randy Newman are required for admission.
    • Oberlin students, faculty, staff, and alumni: Distribution of two free tickets will be available beginning at noon on Friday, September 13. You must pick up free tickets in person from Central Ticket Service in Hall Auditorium; Oberlin College ID required.
    • General public: Limited free tickets will be available to the general public (non-OCID holders) prior to September 10. To receive tickets—two per household—by mail, you must send a self-addressed stamped envelope before September 13, along with your request to:

      Central Ticket Service
      67 N. Main St.
      Oberlin Oh 44074



Senior discount available for those age 55 and over. OCID discount available for Oberlin College faculty, staff, alumni, and area educators. Student discount applies to all students with ID and children 6 and older.


Subscribe to the ARS and Opera and save!

New ARS subscribers (non-students): Buy one subscription and get the second subscription for FREE. Offer ends Friday, September 13. Offer also extends to past subscribers who have allowed their subscriptions to lapse at least five years.

Experience all the Artist Recital Series has to offer, and save about 25 percent off single ticket prices. Become a subscriber and enjoy:

  • Tickets to all seven ARS concerts
  • Free admission to a bonus event
  • Priority seating
  • Advance notice of upcoming events

General Public: $214 ($304 value)
Seniors/OCID: $171 ($259 value)
Students: $70 ($91 value)

Opera suscriptions
General Public: $22 ($30 value)
Seniors/OCID: $15 ($20 value)
Students: $8 ($12 value)

Returning ARS subscribers: You must renew by Monday, September 9, to retain last season’s seats. Please call or visit the box office to renew your subscriptions. Subscriptions are unavailable online.

Ticket Policies

Your tickets will be mailed to you prior to your first event. Free replacement of lost tickets.

All sales are final and nonrefundable.

If you are unable to attend a concert, please return your ticket to the box office 24 hours prior to the event so that an appreciative musician, student, eager listener, or out-of-town visitor can enjoy the performance.

All children 6 and over must have a ticket to attend. No babies or toddlers permitted.