VIP Patron Tour

A VIP Tour to Paris and Versailles

May 16-20, 2017

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Please consider joining Marshall, Jeannette and over 80 Opera Atelier artists in France for a memorable adventure to see Opera Atelier present Charpentier’s Medea in the Royal Opera House at the historic Palace of Versailles. In addition to presenting Medea, Opera Atelier has also been invited to perform in the Royal Chapel, becoming the first North American company to receive this prestigious engagement.

To celebrate these two wonderful opportunities to perform at the Palace we have partnered with Aria Tours to create a customized VIP patron tour. This culturally inspiring tour will feature five days in seductive Paris known for its beauty and architecture, where you will experience the finest in French cuisine, tour Paris’ great museums and enjoy some riveting artistic performances.

Our guests will stay at the Westin Paris Vendome centrally located in Paris’ first arrondissement, making it effortless for guests to enjoy shopping and sightseeing with only a leisurely 10 minute walk to the Louvre Museum, the Place de la Concorde and the magnificent Palais Garnier.

To reserve your spot today contact Aria Tours at 1-866-686-1288 or directly book your spot at

Performances and Special Events

  • Premiere of Medea at the Royal Opera House, Palace of Versailles and an invitation to the exclusive reception following the performance
  • A private, art historian-led tour of the superb Musée d’Orsay for a guided visit of the museum’s masterpieces including works by Degas, Monet, Manet, Renoir and Van Gogh
  • A tour of Frank Gehry’s Fondation Louis Vuitton and visit to Les Invalides and Napoleon’s tomb
  • A ballet performance of La Valse featuring music by Ravel and choreography by Jerome Robbins and George Balanchine at the resplendent Palais Garnier
  • A performance of Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande at the renowned Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
  • A fantastical excursion to Giverny in the Seine Valley to visit the tranquil home and garden of the father of French Impressionist painting Claude Monet


$7695 per person with shared hotel occupancy

  • $1400 additionally for individuals who would like a room to themselves
  • $3000 per person deposit due with reservation

If you have any additional questions please contact Opera Atelier Director of Development Dan Hickey at 416-703-3767.226 or

*Please note that some program details are subject to confirmation.