Media organizations intending to cover the 2013 Boston Early Music Festival are invited to request two (2) complimentary tickets to a single performance of the Centerpiece Opera, Handel's Almira, for the purposes of reviewing the performance. Additionally, a request for two (2) complimentary tickets may be made for any of the 17 Festival Concerts as well as the performances during the Organ Mini-Festival and the Keyboard Mini-Festival. Journalists wishing to cover the Exhibition and its associated events may request one (1) Festival Week pass. For BEMF Opera performances in the Berkshires, each organization may request two (2) complimentary tickets to a single performance of Handel's Almira.
Ticket sales are an important source of revenue for the Boston Early Music Festival. Please be advised that complimentary media tickets for certain performances may be subject to availability. All requests for media tickets must be made prior to the start of the Festival on Sunday, June 9, and ideally by Monday, June 3. If only one (1) complimentary ticket is required by a journalist, we would urge you to let us know when you request your seats. Complimentary media tickets are non-transferrable and are available for pick-up at the Will-Call table prior to each performance.
Additional tickets may be purchased when requesting media tickets. No more than two (2) complimentary tickets will be issued to any individual media organization or publication for any Festival program.
All requests for media tickets should be made to Brian Stuart, Director of Marketing and Publicity or Kathleen Fay, Executive Director, by email or by calling the BEMF office at 617-661-1812. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.