Due to the COVID-19 pandemic our Cheap Seats Partners are canceling or postponing performances. Please visit PITT ARTS’ COVID-19 Arts Update page to learn about Pittsburgh Arts and Culture closures, cancellations and postponed events.
The Cheap Seats program is available to University of Pittsburgh students, faculty, and staff with a valid Pitt ID. Each person can purchase up to four tickets for all shows (with a few noted exceptions), and you can take non-Pitt people! But you, yourself MUST be going to the performance and show your Pitt ID.
Cheap Seats for The Pittsburgh Cultural District are available ONLY online and include:
- Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
- Pittsburgh Opera
- Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
- Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
- Pittsburgh Public Theater
- Pittsburgh CLO and CLO Cabaret
To purchase Cultural District offerings click HERE.
For discounted City Theatre tickets click HERE to purchase student tickets online or click HERE for faculty/staff/Osher tickets. Discounts NOT VALID on Opening Night and Saturday 5:30 p.m. performances.
Cheap Seats tickets for Quantum Theatre can be purchased utilizing ticket order forms found outside the PITT ARTS office at 907 William Pitt Union.
For PICT Classic Theatre order directly online through www.picttheatre.org
Please use discount code PITTOSHER35 for OSHER students to obtain $35 Adult ticket.
Please use discount code PITT35 for Pitt Faculty and Staff to obtain $35 Adult ticket.
Please use discount code PITT15 for Pitt Students to obtain $15 Young Adult ticket.
Renaissance & Baroque/Chatham Baroque discounted tickets are available ONLINE ONLY. Cheap Seats tickets must be purchased in advance to receive the full discount.
Students may purchase the advance student tickets (normally $15 at the door) and use code Pitt Arts Student to get a $10 ticket with no fees and Faculty/Staff/OSHER may purchase advance General Admission tickets (normally $35 at the door) and use code Pitt Arts Faculty to get $15 tickets with no fees. Click HERE for tickets and more information.
Calliope: Pittsburgh Folk Music Society tickets may be ordered online through https://calliopehouse.org.
Your tickets will be waiting for you one hour prior to the performance at the appropriate venue. Again, be prepared to show your valid Pitt ID at the Will Call box office.
PLEASE BE ADVISED:
The events involved are not Pitt sponsored events or venues. Rather, PITT ARTS works with arts organizations to ensure that “best available” seating is offered for a low price. Individuals with special needs should contact the arts organization directly in order to purchase tickets and ensure accessible seating.
Call us at 412-624-4498 with any additional questions. PITT ARTS’ hours are 8:30 AM – 5 PM.
ALL SALES ARE FINAL – NO REFUNDS, NO EXCHANGES!