Tickets for Teachers
The VSO Teacher Ticket Pass gives certified BC Teachers up to two tickets at $25 each to any eligible regular season concert. Please note that some exceptions may apply, and that there may be limited numbers of Teacher Tickets available.
To access the VSO Teacher Ticket Pass, contact our Customer Service Representatives at 604-876-3434
Please note that this offer cannot be combined with other VSO promotions, and is not valid for seats in the Dress Circle section of the Orpheum.
All tickets booked under this promotion must be picked up at the venue box office on the day of the given performance. Please bring BC Ministry of Education ID when picking up tickets.
Teacher Ticket Pass tickets become available two weeks prior to each eligible concert. Please ask our customer service agents about eligable concerts.
Teacher Ticket Pass FAQs
It is a way for BC Teachers to experience the Vancouver Symphony at a reduced cost. Anyone who is a certified teacher through the BC Ministry of Education is eligible to buy up to two tickets per concert for just $25 per ticket.
Yes! It’s absolutely free to sign up for the Teacher Ticket Pass.
You can join the program by calling Customer Service at 604-876-3434.
The Teacher Ticket Pass expires at the end of the current season, around mid-June, or when you cease to hold a valid BC Ministry of Education Teaching Certificate. Please re-register in September for the following season.
Teacher Ticket Pass tickets are available for all VSO concerts pending seat availability, except for the Kids Concerts. Please note there is extremely limited availability for some concerts. If you have questions about availability, please call VSO Customer Service at 604.876.3434.
You can sit anywhere you want, excluding the Dress Circle section.
Yes. You can bring a friend for $25 too. With your Teacher Ticket Pass membership, you are able to purchase up to 2 tickets for any eligible concert at $25 each.
No. Your guest may be anyone of any age.
Tickets can be bought up to 2 weeks in advance of a concert.
You can purchase a maximum of two(2) tickets for each eligible concert using your Teacher Ticket Pass.
All tickets purchased with the Teacher Ticket Pass must be picked up in-person at the venue Box Office (starting two hours in advance of the concert at the Orpheum or Chan Centre, and one hour in advance at any other venue). You must present a valid ID.
All ticket sales are final. There are no exchanges or refunds offered for tickets purchased through this program.
The BC Ministry of Education no longer supplies printed Teaching Certificates or ID Cards. To print a copy of your valid teaching certificate, visit https://www.bcteacherregulation.ca/CertificateHolders/login.aspx, log-in to the Certificate Holders Area, click on “Confirmation of Annual Practice Fee”, and download your confirmation in PDF or JPG, then print it out. You must present a printed copy of your certificate. A digital copy will not be accepted.
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