Purchase Tickets

Community Concerts: Tickets are available on-line and may be purchased at any time before the concert (just show your digital or hard copy receipt at the door to use as your ticket).  Tickets may also be purchased at the venue the day of the show, starting an hour before the performance.

Downtown Concerts: Tickets are available on the MYS website until noon the last weekday before the concert. After that time, you will need to purchase your tickets on the Portland5 website or at the door of the venue on the night of the event. Seating maps are for informational purposes.  In some cases you may be given seats near your original selection, in that event, we will contact you to inform you of the change.

Current MYS Student Tickets:  Current MYS students may attend any MYS concert for free. MYS students must have a ticket for the Downtown Concerts, please remember to use the discount code found in the weekly announcements to claim one free ticket per student. MYS Student tickets also may be claimed in person on the day of the concert at the Portland5 Box Office. Free MYS Student tickets may not be redeemed online from Portland5. MYS Students are not required to have a physical ticket for Community Concerts.

MYS Alumni: NEW! If you are an alumni of MYS, you are able to purchase your ticket at the student rate.

Season ticket subscriptions are unavailable for the 2021-2022 season.

2021-2022 Ticket Prices

Single Tickets for Schnitzer 

$43Dress Circle (no discount)
$29Mezz C/D (students, alumni & seniors $20)
$27Mezz B/E, Mezz A/F (students, alumni & seniors $19)
$26Orch B & C rows E-T (students, alumni & seniors $18)
$15All other Orch (students, alumni & seniors $11)

Single Tickets for Newmark

$381st Balcony Boxes, 1st Balcony A & B (no discount)
$29Orchestra C-H (students, alumni & seniors $20)
$281st Balcony C-H, Orchestra A-B, J-K (students, alumni & seniors $20)
$262nd Balcony Rows A-E, Orchestra L-O (students, alumni & seniors $18)
$162nd Balcony Boxes, 2nd Balcony Rows F & G (students, alumni & seniors $11)

Season Tickets for the Schnitzer Only

Unavailable for the 2021-2022 Season

$103/NADress Circle
$70/49Mezzanine C & D
$65/45Mezz B/E, Mezz A/F
$62/44Orchestra B & C, Rows E-T
$36/25All other Orchestra

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Seating Chart

Newmark Theatre Seating Chart


Arts for All at Metropolitan Youth Symphony

Metropolitan Youth Symphony is proud to participate in the Arts for All program! Participants can redeem up to 4 tickets to any of our performances for only $5 per ticket.

Q. Who can buy $5 tickets?
A. Anyone who qualifies for and has a valid Oregon Trail Card. $5 tickets are valid for use only by the individual holding the Oregon Trail Card, plus his/her guest(s). Any resale of tickets, or purchase of tickets for non-qualifying individuals may result in ineligibility to purchase tickets using the Arts for All program in the future.

Q. Where do I get $5 tickets?
A. Tickets must be purchased in person at the MYS Office in advance or at the box office within the 90-minutes before showtime. Check concert listings for office and box office locations.

Q. How do I buy the tickets?
A. You must show your Oregon Trail Card at the time of purchase and pay with cash or credit card. SNAP credit on the Oregon Trail Card cannot be used for purchasing show tickets.

Q. What tickets can I buy?
A. You may purchase up to four tickets for each Downtown Series or Community Concert. (Not valid for special events.)

Q. How soon before a performance may I buy tickets?
A. You may purchase tickets within the 90 minutes prior to concert start times, based on availability.  Check concert date listings for availability.